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Flood Warning

815 PM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

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

  Illinois River at Valley City

  Illinois River at Hardin

.This Flood Warning is a result of rainfall that fell over the basin
last week...


Safety message:  Never drive cars, trucks, or sport utility vehicles
through flooded areas.  The water may be too deep to allow for safe

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815 PM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Illinois River at Hardin
* until late Tuesday night.
* At  8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 25.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage by
  early Tuesday morning.
* Impact:  At 25.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Lowland flooding of
  unprotected agricultural land begins.
* Impact:  At 18.2 feet...At and below this height, barge traffic will
  need to consider lowering tonnage to avoid grounding.

                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27  04/28

Illinois River
  Hardin          25.0   25.28      24.9   24.8   24.7   24.6   24.5


LAT...LON 3952 9064 3952 9052 3898 9048 3891 9054
      3903 9062


Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Saint Louis MO
358 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

Greene IL-Macoupin IL-Montgomery IL-Bond IL-Fayette IL-Clinton IL-
Marion IL-Washington IL-Randolph IL-Adams IL-Brown IL-Pike IL-
Calhoun IL-Jersey IL-Madison IL-Saint Clair IL-Monroe IL-Knox MO-
Lewis MO-Shelby MO-Marion MO-Monroe MO-Ralls MO-Pike MO-Boone MO-
Audrain MO-Moniteau MO-Cole MO-Osage MO-Callaway MO-Montgomery MO-
Lincoln MO-Gasconade MO-Warren MO-Saint Charles MO-Franklin MO-
Saint Louis MO-Saint Louis City MO-Jefferson MO-Crawford MO-
Washington MO-Saint Francois MO-Sainte Genevieve MO-Iron MO-
Madison MO-Reynolds MO-
358 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern and
central Missouri as well as west central and southwest Illinois.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is a heightened fire danger this afternoon over northeast
and central Missouri and west central Illinois because of a
combination of very low relative humidity, gusty south winds, and
dry fuels.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

A few strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday
night over central Missouri.

A few strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Wednesday
and Wednesday night...particularly over parts of southeast
Missouri and southwest Illinois. Locally heavy rainfall will also
be possible.

A few strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible to the south
of I-70 on Saturday and Sunday. Locally heavy rainfall will also
be possible across the area this weekend.


Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.



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