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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:23 PM CDT on September 24, 2016

Expires 11:22 PM EDT on September 25, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Quincy ld21
* from late Thursday night until further notice.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by early Friday
morning and continue to rise to near 20.4 feet by Sunday evening.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 17.0 feet... flood stage: minor flooding begins.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 09/25 09/26 09/27 09/28 09/29

Mississippi River
Quincy ld21 17.0 14.18 14.3 14.3 14.4 15.0 16.0


Lat... Lon 3991 9152 3991 9140 3983 9135 3983 9148




1023 PM CDT Sat Sep 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Quincy
* from Thursday morning until further notice.
* At 9:15 PM Saturday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by late Thursday
morning and continue to rise to near 21.2 feet by Sunday evening.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 21.1 feet... in LaGrange, the entrance to a parking lot
at the mark Twain casino begins to flood.
* Impact: at 20.0 feet... the clat Adams Bicentennial Park, just north
of the Memorial bridge, begins flooding.
* Impact: at 19.5 feet... garages beneath raised homes along
bonansinga drive will begin flooding near this height.
* Impact: at 19.0 feet... Quincy Parks, including all America, kesler,
sid Simpson, and bob Bangert Parks north of Broadway, begin
flooding.
* Impact: at 18.5 feet... bnsf Railroad main line, 10 to 16 miles
above Quincy begins to flood at several locations.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 09/25 09/26 09/27 09/28 09/29

Mississippi River
Quincy 17.0 15.17 15.2 15.2 15.4 15.9 16.9


Lat... Lon 4003 9153 4003 9140 3991 9140 3991 9152




1023 PM CDT Sat Sep 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Canton ld20
* from Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Wednesday
evening and continue to rise to near 18.5 feet by Sunday evening.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 18.7 feet... in La Grange, 2nd street floods between
green St. And Lewis St.
* Impact: at 18.6 feet... in La Grange, Green Street floods.
* Impact: at 18.2 feet... in La Grange, MO, bunge car park begins to
flood.
* Impact: at 18.0 feet... near this level, The Lock is closed to
navigation. This level will vary with circumstance. Also, Main
Street leading to The Lock and dam and the Railroad crossing at
Henderson street flood at this height.
* Impact: at 17.6 feet... in La Grange, MO, the entrance to mark Twain
casino parking lot begins to flood. Alternate entrance is used.
Also, water reaches the base of area levees.
* Impact: at 17.5 feet... State Highway b, or business U.S. Highway
61, is closed from Missouri Highway 16 in Canton to north of Canton
at the levee flood gate near this level.
* Impact: at 16.8 feet... Burlington northern/sante fe Railroad tracks
are overtopped.
* Impact: at 16.6 feet... front street leading to the campground and
RV park floods at this height.
* Impact: at 14.0 feet... both banks begin to overflow. Minor damages
begin.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 09/25 09/26 09/27 09/28 09/29

Mississippi River
Canton ld20 14.0 12.88 12.9 12.9 13.0 13.6 14.5


Lat... Lon 4022 9154 4022 9142 4003 9140 4003 9153




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