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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Saint Louis MO
502 AM CDT Thu Jun 20 2019

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-
502 AM CDT Thu Jun 20 2019

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

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

There is a chance of thunderstorms tonight.

Major river flooding is ongoing along parts of the Mississippi
and Illinois Rivers.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Thunderstorms are expected for parts of the area each day from
Friday through Wednesday. A few storms may be severe on Friday.

Heat index values values are forecast to be around 100 degrees on
Friday and be between 100 and 105 on Saturday over parts of central
and east central Missouri as well as southwest Illinois.

Major river flooding is forecast to continue along parts of the
Mississippi and Illinois Rivers.


Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
944 PM CDT Wed Jun 19 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following river in Missouri..
  Missouri River at Jefferson City

  Missouri River near Chamois

  Missouri River at Gasconade

  Missouri River at Hermann

  Missouri River at Washington

  Missouri River at St. Charles

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


944 PM CDT Wed Jun 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River at Jefferson City
* until further notice.
* At  8:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 26.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to a stage of 26.1 feet
  by Friday morning.

                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     06/20  06/21  06/22  06/23  06/24

Missouri River
  Jefferson City  23.0   26.75      26.1   25.9   25.5   25.0


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


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