Poplar Bluff, MO (63901)

6:11 PM CDT on April 27, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Bluff Estates | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 417 ft 36.77 °N, 90.43 °W | Updated 11 seconds ago

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62.8 °F
Feels Like 62.8 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 61%
Rainfall 0.12 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:11 AM 7:46 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KPOF 272153Z AUTO 19007KT 10SM CLR 17/11 A2978 RMK AO2 SLP086 T01670106 TSNO
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 61%
Rainfall 0.12 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:11 AM 7:46 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KPOF 272153Z AUTO 19007KT 10SM CLR 17/11 A2978 RMK AO2 SLP086 T01670106 TSNO

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 11:41 AM CDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for the Black River at Poplar Bluff.
* From this evening to late tonight.
* At 11 am Thursday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise and crest near flood
stage this evening.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet... minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
bottomland and surrounding low lying areas. If the water continues
to rise, Hillcrest Park will be affected.


Lat... Lon 3693 9055 3693 9044 3664 9022 3650 9035
      3650 9047 3665 9034




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:08 PM CDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri, including the following areas, in southern Illinois,
Alexander, Edwards, Franklin, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin,
Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski,
Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne IL, white, and Williamson. In
western Kentucky, Ballard, Carlisle, Fulton, Hickman, and
McCracken. In southeast Missouri, Bollinger, Butler, Cape
Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New Madrid, Perry MO, Ripley,
Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* From Friday evening through late Sunday night

* the watch is generally in effect for locations along and west of
a line extending from near Fulton, Kentucky to Mount Carmel,
Illinois, including all of southeast Missouri. Much of this
region has already received 1.5 to 3 inches of rainfall in the
past 24 to 36 hours. Though things may tend to dry out a bit
through the day Friday, numerous thunderstorms with very heavy
rain are expected to develop Friday night and then again
Saturday night, Sunday and Sunday evening. There may be a break
in the heavy rain threat during the day Saturday. An additional
3 to 6 inches could fall on this already wetted ground by the
time the entire event is finished Sunday night.

* In addition to the possibility of flash flooding, the heavy
rainfall is expected to cause rises on many of the area
rivers, particularly the smaller rivers in southeast Missouri,
such as the Saint Francis, black, and current.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.