Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service St Louis MO
944 AM CDT Wed Aug 21 2019

...The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Missouri...

  Missouri River at Jefferson City

River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast
precipitation for the next 24 hours.


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

This product, along with additional weather and stream information,
is available at http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.


944 AM CDT Wed Aug 21 2019

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Missouri River at Jefferson City
* from Saturday morning until further notice.
* At  8:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 21.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by late Saturday
  morning and continue to crest near 25.3 feet by early Monday
* Impact:  At 25.0 feet...The levee protecting McBaine is breached
  near this height.

                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     08/22  08/23  08/24  08/25  08/26

Missouri River
  Jefferson City  23.0   21.30      20.3   20.1   22.4   24.8   25.3


LAT...LON 3864 9198 3855 9192 3853 9222 3890 9260
      3899 9255


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