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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:27 AM CDT Mar. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Louisiana
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Tuesday the stage was 19.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue rising to near 21.1 feet Sunday
morning. Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 21.3 feet... Highway 79 near Alabama street at gladney's
car lot is closed.
* Impact: at 21.0 feet... Highway 79 begins flooding near 3rd street
on the south side of Louisiana.
* Impact: at 20.8 feet... near this height, the Railroad bridge below
the mouth of noix creek is closed.
* Impact: at 20.2 feet... Maryland street at 4th street and Illinois
street between main and Highway 79 begin flooding.
* Impact: at 20.0 feet... Highway 79 starts flooding at Delaware
street and Alabama street.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 03/20 03/21 03/22 03/23 03/24

Mississippi River
Louisiana 15.0 19.94 20.5 20.8 20.9 21.0 21.1




Lat... Lon 3945 9111 3952 9097 3945 9089 3939 9097







1116 am CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

... Forecast flooding increased from moderate to major severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Saverton lock and dam 22
* at 8:00 am Tuesday the stage was 20.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise to near 22.1 feet Sunday morning.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 21.4 feet... near this level, The Lock is closed to
navigation. This level will vary with circumstance. Also, bnsf
Railroad tracks just south of Hannibal are flooded.


                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 03/20 03/21 03/22 03/23 03/24

Mississippi River
Saverton ld22 16.0 20.61 21.4 21.6 21.7 21.8 22.1




Lat... Lon 3967 9135 3974 9121 3970 9114 3952 9097
      3945 9111






1116 am CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Hannibal
* at 10:15 am Tuesday the stage was 21.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 23.0 feet Sunday evening.
* Impact: at 23.0 feet... area south of Collier street and along
Sycamore street outside the Hannibal flood wall floods.
* Impact: at 22.8 feet... Highway 79 begins flooding south of
Hannibal, and it may be closed from south of Hannibal to Route N.
* Impact: at 22.0 feet... bnsf tracks just south of Hannibal are
flooded.


                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 03/20 03/21 03/22 03/23 03/24

Mississippi River
Hannibal 16.0 21.83 22.3 22.4 22.4 22.5 22.8




Lat... Lon 3983 9148 3983 9135 3974 9121 3967 9135







1039 am CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Valley City
* until further notice.
* At 9:30 am Tuesday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 16.8 feet Wednesday morning.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 03/20 03/21 03/22 03/23 03/24

Illinois River
Valley City 14.0 16.73 16.8 16.8 16.8 16.8 16.7




Lat... Lon 3977 9067 3977 9053 3952 9052 3952 9064







1039 am CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Meredosia
* until further notice.
* At 9:30 am Tuesday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 18.5 feet Wednesday afternoon.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 03/20 03/21 03/22 03/23 03/24

Illinois River
Meredosia 17.0 18.35 18.4 18.5 18.5 18.4 18.3




Lat... Lon 3988 9063 3988 9051 3977 9053 3977 9067