Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1210 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri...

  Mississippi River at Canton LD20
                    ...Quincy
                    ...Quincy LD21
                    ...Hannibal
                    ...Saverton LD22
                    ...Louisiana
                    ...Clarksville LD24

.This Flood Warning is a result of excessive rainfall that fell upstream
the last three days....

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rains could cause river levels to rise even higher than
predicted.  The National Weather Service will monitor this developing
situation and issue follow up statements as conditions or forecasts
change.

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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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1210 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River at Canton LD20.
* from Wednesday afternoon until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will rise above flood stage by Wednesday afternoon and
  crest near 18.2 feet by Sunday morning. Additional rises
  are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 18.7 feet...In La Grange, 2nd Street floods between
  Green St. and Lewis St.
* Impact:  At 18.6 feet...In La Grange, Green Street floods.
* Impact:  At 18.2 feet...In La Grange, MO, Bunge Car Park begins to
  flood.
* Impact:  At 18.0 feet...Near this level, the lock is closed to
  navigation.  This level will vary with circumstance.  Also, Main
  Street leading to the lock and dam and the railroad crossing at
  Henderson Street flood at this height.
* Impact:  At 17.6 feet...In La Grange, MO, the entrance to Mark Twain
  Casino parking lot begins to flood.  Alternate entrance is used.
  Also, water reaches the base of area levees.
* Impact:  At 17.5 feet...State Highway B, or Business U.S. Highway
  61, is closed from Missouri Highway 16 in Canton to north of Canton
  at the levee flood gate near this level.
* Impact:  At 16.8 feet...Burlington Northern/Sante Fe railroad tracks
  are overtopped.
* Impact:  At 16.6 feet...Front Street leading to the campground and
  RV park floods at this height.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Both banks begin to overflow.  Minor damages
  begin.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/25  09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29

Mississippi River
  Canton LD20     14.0   12.86      12.8   12.8   13.0   13.7   14.6


&&


LAT...LON 4022 9154 4022 9142 4003 9140 4003 9153




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1210 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Mississippi River at Quincy
* from Thursday morning until further notice.
* At 11:15 AM Saturday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by late Thursday
  morning and crest near 20.8 feet by Sunday morning.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* 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...BNSF Railroad main line, 10 to 16 miles
  above Quincy begins to flood at several locations.
* Impact:  At 15.0 feet...Riverside campsites south of Quincy begin to
  flood.



&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/25  09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29

Mississippi River
  Quincy          17.0   15.15      15.2   15.2   15.4   15.9   16.9


&&


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




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1210 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River at Quincy LD21.
* from late Thursday night until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will rise above flood stage by early Friday morning and
  crest near 20.2 feet by Sunday morning. Additional rises
  are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...Flood Stage:  Minor flooding begins.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Unprotected bottomlands flood.



&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/25  09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29

Mississippi River
  Quincy LD21     17.0   14.21      14.2   14.2   14.4   15.1   16.1


&&


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




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1210 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Mississippi River at Hannibal
* from Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At 11:15 AM Saturday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Wednesday
  evening and crest near 19.9 feet by Sunday morning.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 20.2 feet...Nipper Park begins flooding on the Hannibal
  riverfront.
* Impact:  At 19.0 feet...The Corps of Engineers begins flood fight
  proceedures.  At this level, preparations are made to install two
  flood gates at Hill Street and Center Street if the forecast
  exceeds 20.5 feet.
* Impact:  At 18.0 feet...Gate wells are shut down to prevent the
  sewers from backing up.  Also at this level pumps are set to
  standby.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...John Hay Recreation Area on east side
  (inside the Illinois Sny Levee) begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 16.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Damage begins to buildings in
  unprotected low areas.  Minor flooding begins.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/25  09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29

Mississippi River
  Hannibal        16.0   15.58      15.5   15.5   15.5   15.8   16.4


&&


LAT...LON 3983 9148 3983 9135 3974 9121 3967 9135




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1210 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River at Saverton LD22.
* from Thursday afternoon until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will rise above flood stage by Thursday afternoon and
  crest near 19.8 feet by Sunday morning. Additional rises
  are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 19.6 feet...The north end of Saverton Road begins to
  flood.




&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/25  09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29

Mississippi River
  Saverton LD22   16.0   14.35      14.4   14.4   14.4   14.8   15.6


&&


LAT...LON 3967 9135 3974 9121 3970 9114 3952 9097
      3945 9111



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1210 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Mississippi River at Louisiana
* from Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At 11:30 AM Saturday the stage was 14.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Wednesday
  evening and crest near 19.0 feet by Sunday morning.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...The parking area at the boat house floods.
* Impact:  At 15.0 feet...Damage begins in unprotected areas.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/25  09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29

Mississippi River
  Louisiana       15.0   14.48      14.5   14.5   14.5   14.7   15.5


&&


LAT...LON 3945 9111 3952 9097 3945 9089 3939 9097




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1210 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24.
* from Wednesday afternoon until further notice.
* At 11:30 AM Saturday the stage was 24.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will rise above flood stage by Wednesday early afternoon
  and crest near 29.4 feet by Sunday morning. Additional
  rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 29.0 feet...Water enters the parking lot entrance at the
  Clarksville Riverfront Park.
* Impact:  At 27.2 feet...Silo Park just northwest of Clarksville off
  Highway 79 begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 25.5 feet...State Route P east of Elsberry begins
  flooding just east of the levee.
* Impact:  At 25.3 feet...The road to Port Marmac, about 15 homes just
  south of Clarksville, begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 23.5 feet...Flooding begins in unprotected areas.



&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/25  09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29

Mississippi River
  Clarksville LD  25.0   24.84      24.8   24.8   24.8   24.9   25.7


&&


LAT...LON 3939 9097 3945 9089 3938 9077 3923 9071
      3922 9081



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