Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
119 PM CDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...Observed Flooding Changed from Moderate to Major Severity for the
following river in Illinois and Missouri...

  Mississippi River at Quincy
  at Quincy LD21

.This Flood Warning is a result of heavy rain this past Thuirsday
into Friday...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message:  Never drive cars, trucks, or sport utility vehicles
through flooded areas.  The water may be too deep to allow for safe
passage.

This product, along with additional weather and stream information,
is available at http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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119 PM CDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...Observed flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...

...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Mississippi River at Quincy
* At 12:15 PM Saturday the stage was 22.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is near crest now. The river will fall
  below flood stage Thursday morning.
* Impact:  At 23.0 feet...Old US Highway 61 begins to flood south of
  LaGrange, 8.5 miles upstream of Quincy.
* Impact:  At 22.1 feet...Bonansinga Drive at Bob Bangert Park begins
  to flood.  Also, the basement of the South Side Boat Club begins
  flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 22.0 feet...Also at this height, several homes along
  Main Street in northern LaGrange become flooded.
* Impact:  At 21.9 feet...The lower floor of The Pier Restaurant
  begins flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 21.1 feet...In LaGrange, the entrance to a parking lot
  at the Mark Twain Casino begins to flood.
* Impact:  At 20.0 feet...The Clat Adams Bicentennial Park, just north
  of the Memorial Bridge, begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 19.5 feet...Garages beneath raised homes along
  Bonansinga Drive will begin flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 19.0 feet...Quincy Parks, including All America, Kesler,
  Sid Simpson, and Bob Bangert Parks north of Broadway, begin
  flooding.
* Impact:  At 18.5 feet...Urban damage (one basement) begins in north
  LaGrange.  CB&Q Railroad main line, 10 to 16 miles above Quincy
  begins to flood at several locations.


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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02

Mississippi River
  Quincy          17.0   22.67      22.3   20.5   19.4   18.2   17.0


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LAT...LON 4003 9153 4003 9140 3991 9140 3991 9152




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119 PM CDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...Observed flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...

...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Mississippi River at Quincy LD21
* At 12:00 PM Saturday the stage was 22.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will crest near 22.7 feet.
* Impact:  At 21.9 feet...Near this level, the lock is closed to
  navigation.  This level will vary with circumstance.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...Flood Stage:  Minor flooding begins.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Unprotected bottomlands flood.
* Impact:  At 12.3 feet...This is the upper limit of the target pool
  level at Lock and Dam 21.



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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     06/28  06/29  06/30  07/01  07/02

Mississippi River
  Quincy LD21     17.0   22.43      22.1   20.4   19.3   18.3   17.2


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LAT...LON 3991 9152 3991 9140 3983 9135 3983 9148




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