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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
944 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A HYDROLOGIC
OUTLOOK FOR THE FOLLOWING STREAMS...

...Missouri River near St Joseph...Atchison...Leavenworth...Sibley...
Napoleon...Waverly...Miami...Glasgow

This hydrologic outlook is based on the forecast rainfall for the
next 24 hours and estimated runoff from earlier rainfall. Crests may
vary if actual rainfall or runoff is greater or less than
anticipated.

Location: Missouri River at St Joseph
Flood stage: 17.0 feet
Latest stage: 12.9 feet at 8 AM Wednesday
Forecast crest: 24.0 feet Friday Oct 03
At 17.0 feet...Lowland flooding upstream and downstream from St.
Joseph occurs.

Location: Missouri River at Atchison
Flood stage: 22.0 feet
Latest stage: not available
Forecast crest: 24.7 feet Friday Oct 03
At 25.0 feet...A castings plant in Atchison is affected by flood
waters.

Location: Missouri River at Leavenworth
Flood stage: 20.0 feet
Latest stage: 10.0 feet at 9 AM Wednesday
Forecast crest: 22.0 feet Friday Oct 03
At 22.3 feet...Water enters Riverfront Park in Leavenworth. In
addition, 2nd Street at the waste water treatment plant is closed due
to high water. Persons should vacate the park to avoid the loss of
life and property.

Location: Missouri River at Sibley
Flood stage: 22.0 feet
Latest stage: not available
Forecast crest: 24.0 feet Saturday Oct 04
At 22.0 feet...Low-lying rural areas along the river and outside of
levee protection flood.

Location: Missouri River at Napoleon
Flood stage: 17.0 feet
Latest stage: 11.2 feet at 9 AM Wednesday
Forecast crest: 21.6 feet Saturday Oct 04


Location: Missouri River at Waverly
Flood stage: 20.0 feet
Latest stage: 14.5 feet at 8 AM Wednesday
Forecast crest: 23.9 feet Saturday Oct 04
At 23.5 feet...Rural areas along the river which are not protected by
levees flood.

Location: Missouri River At Miami
Flood stage: 18.0 feet
Latest stage: not available
Forecast crest: 22.8 feet Sunday Oct 05


Location: Missouri River at Glasgow
Flood stage: 25.0 feet
Latest stage: 15.7 feet at 8 AM Wednesday
Forecast crest: 25.4 feet Sunday Oct 05
At 25.0 feet...Farmland along the river floods.

Later statements...possibly warnings...may be issued as additional
information becomes available.

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