Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for St. Charles (MOC183) Missouri Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Flood Warning Flood Warning - St. Charles (Missouri)


Updated:Mon 21-May-18 09:57pm CDT
Effective:Mon 21-May-18 09:57pm CDT
Expires:Sat 26-May-18 07:00pm CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: St. Charles
 
Instructions: 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.

Message summary: ...the flood warning continues for the following rivers in illinois...missouri...
Mississippi river
...at canton ld20
...at quincy
...at quincy ld21
...at hannibal
...at saverton ld22
...at louisiana
...at clarksville ld24
...at winfield ld25
...at grafton .this flood warning is a result of excessive rainfall in the upper mississippi river basin the past few weeks...
The flood warning continues for the mississippi river at grafton
* until saturday evening.
* at 9:30 pm monday the stage was 19.6 feet.
* flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* minor flooding is forecast.
* the river is forecast to continue rising to near feet by after midnight tonight, then fall below flood stage friday evening. && fld latest 7 a.m. Forecast location stg obs stg 05/22 05/23 05/24 05/25 05/26 mississippi river grafton 18.0 19.65 19.7 19.6 19.1 18.3 17.7 &&
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Source: NWS Watches, Warnings or Advisories for zone MOC183