Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service St Louis MO
822 PM CDT Sat Jul 31 2021

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity and
increased in duration for the following rivers in Missouri...

  South Fabius River near Taylor.

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


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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


822 PM CDT Sat Jul 31 2021

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity and
increased in duration until late Tuesday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the South Fabius River near Taylor.
* Until late Tuesday evening.
* At 7:30 PM CDT Saturday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise to 15.1 feet tomorrow evening. It
  will then fall below flood stage Monday afternoon to 2.0 feet and
  begin rising again early Thursday afternoon. It will rise to 2.1
  feet early Saturday morning. It will then fall again and remain
  below flood stage.
* Impact...At 15.1 feet, a small levee immediately downstream of the
  gage is overtopped, flooding agricultural fields.


                  Fld   Observed        Forecasts (7 pm CDT)
Location          Stg   Stg   Day/Time  Sun   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu

South Fabius River
Taylor            10.0  11.7  Sat 7 pm  15.1  9.7   4.2   2.3   2.1


LAT...LON 3993 9160 3990 9152 3984 9160 3984 9172
      3989 9176



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