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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
1149 AM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

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

  ...at Canton Lock and Dam 20
  ...at LaGrange
  ...at Quincy
  ...at Quincy Lock and Dam 21
  ...at Hannibal
  ...at Saverton Lock and Dam 22
  ...at Louisiana
  ...at Clarksville Lock and Dam 24
  ...at Winfield Lock and Dam 25
  ...at Grafton
  ...at Mel Price Lock and Dam
  ...at St. Louis
  ...at Chester

.This Flood Warning is a result of heavy rainfall across the basin
over the past few weeks...

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.

&&

ILC077-157-MOC157-186-211648-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0058.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CHSI2.2.RS.190313T2045Z.190326T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1149 AM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 33.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue rising to near 35.9 feet by
  Tuesday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 36.0 feet...Chester water works pumphouse is threatened
  by flood waters.  Highway 61 is closed at the bend at St. Marys and
  a detour is set up through town.
* Impact:  At 35.2 feet...In Perry County, Highway C is closed between
  County Roads 352 and 354 (the Levee Road) near Menfro.
* Impact:  At 35.0 feet...Ste. Genevieve flood gates are closed at
  this level.
* Impact:  At 34.8 feet...Kaskaskia Street near the Menard Prison
  begins flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 34.7 feet...The north parking lot at Menard Correctional
  Center begins flooding.

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

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   33.81      34.2   34.6   35.0   35.2   35.5


&&


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



$$




Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
1016 AM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Kentucky...Missouri...Illinois...

  Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau...Thebes and New Madrid

.Moderate flooding continues along the Mississippi River at Cape
Girardeau, Thebes, and New Madrid. At Cape Girardeau and Thebes,
the river is forecast to crest near 40.5 feet Friday, March 29.
At New Madrid, water levels will fall slowly, with the river
falling below flood stage Thursday, March 28.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Never drive cars...trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow
children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated
forecasts.

Additional information is available at
http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=pah /lower case/

&&

ILC003-077-181-MOC031-157-201-211915-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0054.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CPGM7.2.ER.190313T1210Z.190329T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1016 AM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 37.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 40.5 feet by
  Friday, March 29 then begin falling.
* Impact...At 42.0 Feet...Several homes and structures in southern
  Cape Girardeau County may be inundated or cut off due to backwater
  flooding from the Diversion Channel. Evacuations may be required.
  Thousands of acres are flooded. Numerous roads are closed both
  along the Mississippi River and due to backwater flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3769 8959 3769 8935 3744 8934 3725 8941
      3723 8959 3732 8963

$$



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
936 AM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...

  Big Muddy River near Murphysboro

.Minor flooding continues along the Big Muddy River near Murphysboro.
Water levels are falling slowly, and the river is forecast to fall
below flood stage on Friday, March 29.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Never drive cars...trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow
children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated
forecasts.

Additional information is available at
http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=pah /lower case/

&&

ILC077-211835-
/O.COR.KPAH.FL.W.0056.000000T0000Z-190330T0900Z/
/MURI2.1.ER.190315T1915Z.190319T1115Z.190330T0300Z.NO/
936 AM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Big Muddy River near Murphysboro.
* until Saturday March 30.
* At  9:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 23.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage on
  Friday, March 29.
* Impact...At 24.0 Feet...Some minor flooding in S 3rd & Division /
  Plum Street area.

&&

LAT...LON 3777 8946 3784 8915 3778 8915 3773 8935
      3760 8941 3760 8947

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