Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS83 KLSX 210252
FLSLSX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
952 PM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri..
  Meramec River near Arnold

.This Flood Warning is a result of backwater effects from the rising
Mississippi River...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rainfall heavier than forecast 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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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952 PM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Meramec River near Arnold
* until further notice.
* At  9:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise to near 31.5 feet by
  Tuesday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 30.0 feet...Wells Road below Suson Woods begins flooding
  at this height.


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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     03/21  03/22  03/23  03/24  03/25

Meramec River
  Arnold          24.0   29.46      29.7   30.0   30.4   30.6   30.9


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LAT...LON 3851 9043 3851 9039 3845 9032 3841 9034
     3845 9043



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