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Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:42 AM CST on February 24, 2018

Expires 6:30 PM EST on February 27, 2018


The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Meramec river near Sullivan
* from this afternoon to Tuesday afternoon.
* At 7:00 am Saturday the stage was 8.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by this afternoon
and crest near 15.5 feet by tomorrow morning. The river is forecast
to fall below flood stage by Monday afternoon.
* Impact: at 14.5 feet... at this height the Arapaho campground will
evacuate campers. This campground is about 8.5 river miles
downstream from the gage. About 14.3 miles upstream of the gage...
cave Road access to Ozark outdoors begins flooding near this
height.
* Impact: at 14.0 feet... the main entrance Road to the Meramec State
Park campground begins flooding... blocking acess to Cabins 1-8...
the picnic and playground areas, and The Wilderness trailhead
parking lot. At Onondaga cave State Park... the primary entrance to
the campground is closed and the secondary entrance is used near
this height.
* Impact: at 13.5 feet... cave Road begins flooding at Onondaga cave
State Park near this height.
* Impact: at 12.0 feet... the main entrance gate at Onondaga cave
State Park begins flooding near this height. This may eventually
force the park to use the rear entrance as the primary entrance to
the park.
* Impact: at 11.5 feet... a small bridge in the back of Meramec State
Park park is flooded, cutting the park in two. If the river
continues to rise... park officials will evacuate the campgrounds at
this point.
* Impact: at 11.0 feet... right bank begins to overflow flooding
wooded areas.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 02/25 02/26 02/27 02/28 03/01

Meramec river
Sullivan 11.0 8.76 15.5 13.3 9.2 7.0 6.0




Lat... Lon 3800 9120 3806 9125 3829 9109 3840 9090
      3837 9082






Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:08 AM CST on February 24, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following
counties... in Illinois... Bond IL... Clinton IL... Fayette IL...
Madison IL... Marion IL... Monroe IL... Randolph IL... Saint Clair
IL and Washington IL. In Missouri... Crawford MO... Franklin
MO... Gasconade MO... Iron MO... Jefferson MO... Madison MO...
Osage MO... Reynolds MO... Saint Charles MO... Saint Francois
MO... Saint Louis City MO... Saint Louis MO... Sainte Genevieve
MO... Warren MO and Washington MO.

* Through this evening

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will impact the area
this morning through this evening. Additional rainfall amounts
of 1 to 2 inches are possible. This new rain is in addition to
rainfall amounts averaging 1 inch that has already fallen, and may
result in flooding on creeks and streams, especially those that
flooded earlier this week.

* Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor
drainage areas... and possibly flash flooding on smaller creeks
and streams. Significant rises on larger streams and rivers will
also be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are favorable
that may lead to flooding. People in the watch area, especially
in flood prone areas, should use this time to check on
preparedness requirements. Stay informed, and be ready for action
if flooding is observed or if a Flood Warning is issued.



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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:08 AM CST on February 24, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following
counties... in Illinois... Bond IL... Clinton IL... Fayette IL...
Madison IL... Marion IL... Monroe IL... Randolph IL... Saint Clair
IL and Washington IL. In Missouri... Crawford MO... Franklin
MO... Gasconade MO... Iron MO... Jefferson MO... Madison MO...
Osage MO... Reynolds MO... Saint Charles MO... Saint Francois
MO... Saint Louis City MO... Saint Louis MO... Sainte Genevieve
MO... Warren MO and Washington MO.

* Through this evening

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will impact the area
this morning through this evening. Additional rainfall amounts
of 1 to 2 inches are possible. This new rain is in addition to
rainfall amounts averaging 1 inch that has already fallen, and may
result in flooding on creeks and streams, especially those that
flooded earlier this week.

* Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor
drainage areas... and possibly flash flooding on smaller creeks
and streams. Significant rises on larger streams and rivers will
also be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are favorable
that may lead to flooding. People in the watch area, especially
in flood prone areas, should use this time to check on
preparedness requirements. Stay informed, and be ready for action
if flooding is observed or if a Flood Warning is issued.



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