Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
859 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

ILC009-149-MOC111-127-173-205-102300-
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PIKE IL-BROWN IL-LEWIS MO-MARION MO-RALLS MO-SHELBY MO-
859 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BROWN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  LEWIS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MISSOURI...
  MARION COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MISSOURI...
  NORTHERN RALLS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MISSOURI...
  PIKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SHELBY COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT WEDNESDAY

* AT 856 AM CDT...DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND LOCAL OFFICIALS
  REPORT A NUMBER OF CLOSED ROADS ACROSS THE AREA DUE RUNOFF FROM
  HEAVY RAINFALL OF 3 TO 7 INCHES SINCE LATE TUESDAY EVENING. THE
  WORST FLOODING AND GREATEST NUMBER OF ROAD CLOSURES WAS LOCATED
  ACROSS SHELBY AND LEWIS COUNTIES IN MISSOURI.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...CANTON...
  HANNIBAL...PALMYRA...PITTSFIELD...SHELBINA...BARRY...BUCKHORN...
  CLARENCE...EMDEN...EWING...GRIGGSVILLE...LA BELLE...LEWISTOWN...
  MAUD...MAYWOOD...MOUNT STERLING...NEW LONDON...PHILADELPHIA...
  RENSSELAER...SHELBYVILLE...SPAULDING...STEFFENVILLE AND WARREN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. IF YOU
ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY. RESIDENTS
LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE PRECAUTIONS TO
PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS SWIFTLY FLOWING
WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY AUTOMOBILE.

&&

LAT...LON 4025 9152 4000 9151 3974 9136 3976 9091
      4011 9090 4011 9070 3999 9060 3997 9050
      3972 9064 3955 9058 3954 9084 3960 9121
      3953 9171 3967 9174 3966 9218 3961 9220
      3961 9230 3995 9229 3995 9195 4026 9195

$$

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