Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
828 PM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

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


  Mississippi River

at Chester


.This Flood Warning is a result of heavy rainfall received across
upriver portions of the Mississippi River last week...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The National Weather Service will monitor this 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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828 PM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Chester
* until Thursday evening.
* At  8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 27.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast:  The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  later tonight.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/18  09/19  09/20  09/21  09/22

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   27.11      26.7   25.7   24.6   23.1   21.8


&&


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



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