Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
203 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

MOC186-187-312300-
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STE. GENEVIEVE MO-ST. FRANCOIS MO-
203 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...
  ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 200 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED OVER 2 1/2 INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN IN AN
  ISOLATED AREA ABOUT 5 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FARMINGTON AND ANOTHER
  ISOLATED AREA ABOUT 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF STE. GENEVIEVE.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...FARMINGTON...COFFMAN...KNOB LICK...WEINGARTEN AND WOMAC.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE
ELEVATED OR PONDING OF WATER IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
BRIDGES...DIPS...OR OTHER LOW SPOTS IF WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.
NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR
IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3765 9065 3789 9044 3796 8994 3794 8995
      3793 8998 3791 8996 3772 9007 3764 9014

$$

CARNEY







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