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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:26 PM CDT on April 27, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 04, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Grafton
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10:00 PM Thursday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 18.3 feet Saturday morning.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 04/28 04/29 04/30 05/01 05/02

Mississippi River
Grafton 18.0 17.95 18.0 18.3 18.3 18.2 18.0




Lat... Lon 3881 9057 3888 9057 3899 9046 3895 9028
      3882 9048






922 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Hardin
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 24.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise back above flood stage Saturday
morning and crest near 25.4 feet Sunday evening.
* Impact: at 25.0 feet... flood stage. Lowland flooding of
unprotected agricultural land begins.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 04/28 04/29 04/30 05/01 05/02

Illinois River
Hardin 25.0 24.71 24.8 25.1 25.3 25.4 25.3




Lat... Lon 3952 9064 3952 9052 3898 9048 3891 9054
      3903 9062






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:34 AM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from this evening through
late Sunday night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following
counties... in Illinois... Bond IL... Calhoun IL... Clinton IL...
Fayette IL... Greene IL... Jersey IL... Macoupin IL... Madison
IL... Marion IL... Monroe IL... Montgomery IL... Randolph IL...
Saint Clair IL and Washington IL. In Missouri... Audrain MO...
Boone MO... Callaway MO... Cole MO... Crawford MO... Franklin MO...
   Gasconade MO... Iron MO... Jefferson MO... Lincoln MO... Madison
MO... Moniteau MO... Montgomery MO... Osage MO... Pike MO...
Reynolds MO... Saint Charles MO... Saint Francois MO... Saint
Louis City MO... Saint Louis MO... Sainte Genevieve MO... Warren
MO and Washington MO.

* From this evening through late Sunday night

* recent rainfall has set the stage for a significant flooding
event this weekend. A slow moving and potent storm system will
interact with a very moist airmass to produce heavy rainfall
over the weekend. Rainfall totals of 3 to 5 inches are likely
with locally higher amounts possible across southeastern
Missouri and southern Illinois.

* Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor
drainage areas... and ultimately dangerous flash flooding on
smaller creeks and streams. Moderate to major flooding is also
possible on larger streams and rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are
favorable that may lead to flash flooding. People in the watch
area, especially in flood prone areas, should use this time to
make preparations just in case. Stay informed, and be ready for
quick action if flooding is observed or if a Flash Flood Warning
is issued.



Gks


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:34 AM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from this evening through
late Sunday night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following
counties... in Illinois... Bond IL... Calhoun IL... Clinton IL...
Fayette IL... Greene IL... Jersey IL... Macoupin IL... Madison
IL... Marion IL... Monroe IL... Montgomery IL... Randolph IL...
Saint Clair IL and Washington IL. In Missouri... Audrain MO...
Boone MO... Callaway MO... Cole MO... Crawford MO... Franklin MO...
   Gasconade MO... Iron MO... Jefferson MO... Lincoln MO... Madison
MO... Moniteau MO... Montgomery MO... Osage MO... Pike MO...
Reynolds MO... Saint Charles MO... Saint Francois MO... Saint
Louis City MO... Saint Louis MO... Sainte Genevieve MO... Warren
MO and Washington MO.

* From this evening through late Sunday night

* recent rainfall has set the stage for a significant flooding
event this weekend. A slow moving and potent storm system will
interact with a very moist airmass to produce heavy rainfall
over the weekend. Rainfall totals of 3 to 5 inches are likely
with locally higher amounts possible across southeastern
Missouri and southern Illinois.

* Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor
drainage areas... and ultimately dangerous flash flooding on
smaller creeks and streams. Moderate to major flooding is also
possible on larger streams and rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are
favorable that may lead to flash flooding. People in the watch
area, especially in flood prone areas, should use this time to
make preparations just in case. Stay informed, and be ready for
quick action if flooding is observed or if a Flash Flood Warning
is issued.



Gks


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Georgia - Special Statement
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Frost Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
Maine - Special Statement
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement , Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Minnesota - Frost Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Mexico - Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
New York - Special Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory
Virginia - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Watch , Frost Advisory
Wyoming - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory

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