Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
1059 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Missouri...Illinois...

  Black River near Annapolis affecting Reynolds County

  Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW affecting Clinton County

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

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MOC179-271559-
/O.EXT.KLSX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150328T0600Z/
/ANNM7.1.ER.150326T1800Z.150327T0000Z.150327T0600Z.NO/
1059 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Black River near Annapolis
* until late Friday night.
* At 10:15 AM Thursday the stage was 6.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river will rise above flood stage by this afternoon
  and continue to rise to near 8.5 feet by this evening. The river
  will fall below flood stage by early Friday morning.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Flooding begins along County Road 146
  Champion Springs Road...the road leading to the gage.
* Impact:  At 9.0 feet...County Road 372 will begin flooding near this
  height.
* Impact:  At 8.0 feet...Annapolis Road on the east bank of the Black
  River south of Lesterville begins flooding close to this height.
  This is the only road directly connecting Annapolis and
  Lesterville.
* Impact:  At 5.0 feet...Near this height, Peola Road begins flooding
  along the west bank of the Black River south of Lesterville.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     03/27  03/28  03/29  03/30  03/31

Black River
  Annapolis        8.0    6.77       7.3    4.7    4.1    3.8    3.5


&&


LAT...LON 3743 9087 3745 9078 3724 9074 3724 9079


$$

ILC027-271558-
/O.EXT.KLSX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150330T1621Z/
/CRLI2.1.ER.150322T1820Z.150325T0600Z.150329T1621Z.NO/
1059 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW
* until Monday morning.
* At 10:30 AM Thursday the stage was 424.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 423.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river will be nearly steady through early Sunday
  then fall below flood stage by Sunday afternoon.
* Impact:  At 424.5 feet...Some cabins just below the dam are
  inundated.
* Impact:  At 423.5 feet...FLOOD STAGE.  Rural damage begins.
  Township roads in Covington become inundated.
* Impact:  At 421.0 feet...Left bank in vicinity of the gage overflows
  with minor flooding of park lands.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     03/27  03/28  03/29  03/30  03/31

Kaskaskia River
  Carlyle TW     423.5   424.19     424.3  424.3  424.3  423.2  421.6

&&


LAT...LON 3862 8936 3861 8933 3851 8937 3849 8942
      3854 8942


$$




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