Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
836 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following river in
Missouri and Illinois...


  Mississippi River at

        Chester


.This Flood Warning is a result of heavy rainfall across the basin and
upstream tributaries over the past week...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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836 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Chester
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 8:30 PM Monday the stage was 28.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is crested near 28.4 feet earlier this afternoon and
  is forecast to fall back below flood stage Wednesday morning.


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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     06/02  06/03  06/04  06/05  06/06

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   28.31      28.2   27.3   25.7   23.8   22.3


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LAT...LON 3826 9043 3826 9030 3769 8935 3769 8959
      3787 9003



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