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County,
Flood Warning issued January 15 at 8:45PM CST until January 16 at 10:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: 8:45 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 15, 2016
Expires: 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Missouri...
Mississippi River at Chester affecting Jackson...Randolph...Perry
and Ste. Genevieve Counties
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.
&&
The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Chester
* until Saturday evening.
* At 8:30 PM Friday the stage was 27.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage late
tonight.
* Impact: At 27.0 feet...Flood Stage. Unprotected farmland on right
bank begins to flood.
&&
Fld Latest 7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION Stg Obs Stg 01/16 01/17 01/18 01/19 01/20
Mississippi River
Chester 27.0 27.15 26.4 25.5 24.7 24.3 23.8
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