Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
1132 AM CDT Fri May 24 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois..
  Illinois River at La Grange LD

  Illinois River at Meredosia

  Illinois River at Valley City

  Illinois River at Hardin

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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ILC013-061-083-251632-
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/HARI2.3.ER.190310T1007Z.190508T1930Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1132 AM CDT Fri May 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Illinois River at Hardin
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 35.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue rising to near 37.2 feet by
  Thursday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 36.5 feet...Lorton River House and other Hardin
  businesses along Highway 100 begin flooding near this level.


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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/25  05/26  05/27  05/28  05/29

Illinois River
  Hardin          25.0   35.50      36.2   36.7   36.9   37.0   37.0


&&


LAT...LON 3952 9064 3952 9052 3898 9048 3891 9054
      3903 9062



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Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
1114 AM CDT Fri May 24 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Missouri..
  Mississippi River at Canton

  Mississippi River at Hannibal

  Mississippi River at Saverton

  Mississippi River at Louisiana

  Mississippi River at Clarksville

  Mississippi River at Winfield

  Mississippi River at Grafton

  Mississippi River at Mel Price LD

  Mississippi River at St. Louis

  Mississippi River 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.

&&

ILC083-MOC183-251613-
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/GRFI2.3.RS.190313T0345Z.190507T1100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1114 AM CDT Fri May 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Grafton
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 29.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue rising to near 31.7 feet by
  Thursday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 32.1 feet...Methodist Church at Main St. and Vine St.
  begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 31.0 feet...The hangars at the south end of Smartt field
  begin to flood.
* Impact:  At 30.9 feet...Missouri Route B from Washeon Road to
  Seeburger Road is closed near this height.
* Impact:  At 30.1 feet...Water reaches the intersection of Main
  Street and Maple Street.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/25  05/26  05/27  05/28  05/29

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   29.73      30.6   31.2   31.4   31.4   31.4


&&


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



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