Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLSLSX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

...The flood warning continues for the Mississippi River...

        at Canton
        at LaGrange
        at Quincy
        at Lock & Dam 21
        at Hannibal
        at Saverton
        at Louisiana
        at Clarksville
        at Winfield
        at Grafton
        at Mel Price Lock and Dam
        at St. Louis
        at Chester

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


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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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Canton
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 18.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 18.7 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 18.7 feet...In La Grange, 2nd Street floods between
  Green St. and Lewis St.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Canton          14.0   18.90      18.8   18.7   18.4   18.2   17.9


&&


LAT...LON 4022 9154 4022 9142 4008 9140 4008 9153




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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at LaGrange
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 19.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to a stage of 19.4 feet
  by Monday morning.
* Impact:  At 19.5 feet...Water completely covers the BNSF railroad
  tracks at the Bunge grain elevators.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  LaGrange        18.0   19.54      19.5   19.4   19.1   18.8   18.5


&&


LAT...LON 4008 9153 4008 9140 3999 9140 3999 9152




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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Quincy
* until further notice.
* At  8:15 PM Saturday the stage was 21.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to a stage of 21.7 feet
  by Monday morning.
* Impact:  At 21.9 feet...The lower floor of The Pier Restaurant
  begins flooding near this height.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Quincy          17.0   21.94      21.8   21.7   21.4   21.0   20.7


&&


LAT...LON 3999 9152 3999 9140 3991 9140 3991 9152




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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 21.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 20.9 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...Flood Stage:  Minor flooding begins.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Lock & Dam 21   17.0   21.13      21.0   20.9   20.6   20.3   19.9


&&


LAT...LON 3991 9152 3991 9140 3983 9135 3983 9148




$$

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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Hannibal
* until further notice.
* At  8:15 PM Saturday the stage was 22.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to fall to a stage of 21.9 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 22.0 feet...BNSF tracks just south of Hannibal are
  flooded.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Hannibal        16.0   22.29      22.2   21.9   21.7   21.3   20.9


&&


LAT...LON 3983 9148 3983 9135 3974 9121 3967 9135




$$

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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Saverton
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 21.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to fall to a stage of 21.1 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 21.4 feet...Near this level, the lock is closed to
  navigation.  This level will vary with circumstance.  Also, BNSF
  railroad tracks just south of Hannibal are flooded.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Saverton        16.0   21.35      21.3   21.1   20.8   20.5   20.1


&&


LAT...LON 3967 9135 3974 9121 3970 9114 3952 9097
      3945 9111



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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Louisiana
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 21.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to fall to a stage of 20.7 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 21.0 feet...Highway 79 begins flooding near 3rd Street
  on the south side of Louisiana.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Louisiana       15.0   20.99      20.9   20.7   20.5   20.2   19.8


&&


LAT...LON 3945 9111 3952 9097 3945 9089 3939 9097




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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Clarksville
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 31.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 31.0 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 31.0 feet...The Clarksville Boat Club, south of Lock &
  Dam 24, begins to flood.  First Street begins flooding.  A
  sand-filled barrier at the bottom of Howard Street is considered.
  In Hamburg, Illinois, Water Street floods.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Clarksville     25.0   31.25      31.2   31.0   30.7   30.5   30.1


&&


LAT...LON 3939 9097 3945 9089 3938 9077 3923 9071
      3922 9081



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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Winfield
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 32.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 32.0 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 32.5 feet...Near this level, Winfield Lock 25 is closed
  to navigation.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Winfield        26.0   32.27      32.2   32.0   31.8   31.5   31.3


&&


LAT...LON 3922 9081 3923 9071 3888 9057 3881 9057
      3887 9074



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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Grafton
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 25.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to fall to a stage of 25.4 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 25.6 feet...Water surrounds base of Aerie`s Resort at
  Main Street (Hwy 100) near Market.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   25.56      25.6   25.4   25.1   24.8   24.6


&&


LAT...LON 3881 9057 3888 9057 3899 9046 3895 9028
      3882 9048



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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Mel Price Lock and Dam
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 26.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 26.3 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 26.6 feet...Within a foot of this height, outer road US
  67 between Riverlands Way and the Lincoln Shields Access Road will
  close due to flooding.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Mel Price LD    21.0   26.60      26.5   26.3   25.9   25.5   25.1


&&


LAT...LON 3891 9033 3895 9028 3883 9003 3881 9017
      3886 9017



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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at St. Louis
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 33.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to a stage of 32.6 feet
  by Monday morning.
* Impact:  At 33.0 feet...Floodgates at the Rutger Street railroad and
  at Miller Street are closed.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  St. Louis       30.0   33.17      33.0   32.6   32.0   31.4   30.9


&&


LAT...LON 3881 9017 3883 9004 3826 9030 3826 9043
      3873 9024



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944 PM CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 35.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to fall to a stage of 35.1 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 35.2 feet...In Perry County, Highway C is closed between
  County Roads 352 and 354 (the Levee Road) near Menfro.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/21  04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   35.54      35.5   35.1   34.8   34.1   33.5


&&


LAT...LON 3826 9043 3826 9030 3769 8935 3769 8959
      3787 9003



$$



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