weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

3 products issued by NWS for: Madison IL
Share |


Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
921 PM CDT Sat May 18 2019

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

  at Canton

  at LaGrange

  at Quincy

  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.

&&

ILC119-MOC183-200220-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0072.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ALNI2.3.RS.190314T1220Z.190506T2030Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
921 PM CDT Sat May 18 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 29.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise to near 30.8 feet by Friday evening.
  Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 30.5 feet...Bloch Marine Service at the Harbor Point
  Yacht Club begins flooding within a foot of this level.
* Impact:  At 29.9 feet...Route 100 at Alton closes within a foot of
  this height.  Also at this level the north and south Wood River
  Levee structures are closed.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/19  05/20  05/21  05/22  05/23

Mississippi River
  Mel Price LD    21.0   29.71      29.3   28.5   28.1   28.2   29.2


&&


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



$$



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
921 PM CDT Sat May 18 2019

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

  at Canton

  at LaGrange

  at Quincy

  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.

&&

ILC163-MOC189-510-200220-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0078.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/EADM7.3.ER.190317T0007Z.190506T2245Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
921 PM CDT Sat May 18 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at St. Louis
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 36.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue rising to near 36.9 feet by
  Friday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 37.0 feet...Three more floodgates are closed at this
  level:  the Missouri Illinois Sand Company gate in south St. Louis,
  the City of St. Louis railroad gate, and a double gate at East
  Grand in north St. Louis.  Also, with record inflow from the
  Meramec in December 2015, Missouri Route K west of Kimmswick was
  closed in both directions at Rock Creek near this height.
* Impact:  At 36.5 feet...At this height, water will reach the base of
  floodgates at Poplar and at Chouteau.  With record inflows from the
  Meramec, Missouri Route M was closed near this height from I-55 to
  U.S. 61/67 in December 2015.



&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/19  05/20  05/21  05/22  05/23

Mississippi River
  St. Louis       30.0   36.36      35.8   34.8   34.1   34.2   35.1


&&


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



$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Saint Louis MO
921 PM CDT Sat May 18 2019

ILZ058>060-064-065-069-070-074-079-095>102-MOZ018-019-026-027-
034>036-041-042-047>052-059>065-072>075-084-085-099-200230-
Adams IL-Audrain MO-Bond IL-Boone MO-Brown IL-Calhoun IL-Callaway MO-
Clinton IL-Cole MO-Crawford MO-Fayette IL-Franklin MO-Gasconade MO-
Greene IL-Iron MO-Jefferson MO-Jersey IL-Knox MO-Lewis MO-Lincoln MO-
Macoupin IL-Madison IL-Madison MO-Marion IL-Marion MO-Moniteau MO-
Monroe IL-Monroe MO-Montgomery IL-Montgomery MO-Osage MO-Pike IL-
Pike MO-Ralls MO-Randolph IL-Reynolds MO-Saint Charles MO-
Saint Clair IL-Saint Francois MO-Saint Louis City MO-Saint Louis MO-
Sainte Genevieve MO-Shelby MO-Warren MO-Washington IL-Washington MO-
921 PM CDT Sat May 18 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of eastern and
central Missouri as well as west central and southwest Illinois.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

There is a chance of thunderstorms overnight tonight for much of the
area.

Major river flooding is ongoing along portions of the Illinois
River.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Major river flooding will continue along portions of the Illinois
River and is forecast to resume at Saverton on the Mississippi
River.

There is a chance for thunderstorms on Sunday. Isolated severe
storms are possible around midday and early afternoon Sunday for
portions of southern Illinois.

The chance for thunderstorms will return Monday night and then
continue for portions of the area through Friday. Severe storms and
are possible late Tuesday and Tuesday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated tonight.

$$

Gosselin




U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE