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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:31 PM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Canton ld20
* from Friday afternoon to Sunday morning.
* At 6 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast: the river is expected to crest near flood stage Friday
afternoon.
* Impact: at 14.0 feet... both banks begin to overflow. Minor damages
begin.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 07/27 07/28 07/29 07/30 07/31

Mississippi River
Canton ld20 14.0 12.73 13.2 13.9 14.0 13.5 12.6




Lat... Lon 4022 9154 4022 9142 4003 9140 4003 9153







Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:47 PM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through Thursday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of west central Illinois and northeast Missouri...
including the following counties... in west central Illinois...
Adams IL... Brown IL and Pike IL. In northeast Missouri... Knox
MO... Lewis MO... Marion MO and Shelby MO.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Thursday morning

* heavy rain producing thunderstorms may affect the area tonight.
Rainfall rates may exceed 1 to 2 inches per hour in the heaviest
storms. Total rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible,
with locally higher amounts.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are
favorable that may lead to flash flooding. People in the watch
area, especially in flood prone areas, should use this time to
make preparations just in case. Stay informed, and be ready for
quick action if flooding is observed or if a Flash Flood Warning
is issued.



Gosselin


Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:47 PM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through Thursday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of west central Illinois and northeast Missouri...
including the following counties... in west central Illinois...
Adams IL... Brown IL and Pike IL. In northeast Missouri... Knox
MO... Lewis MO... Marion MO and Shelby MO.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Thursday morning

* heavy rain producing thunderstorms may affect the area tonight.
Rainfall rates may exceed 1 to 2 inches per hour in the heaviest
storms. Total rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible,
with locally higher amounts.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are
favorable that may lead to flash flooding. People in the watch
area, especially in flood prone areas, should use this time to
make preparations just in case. Stay informed, and be ready for
quick action if flooding is observed or if a Flash Flood Warning
is issued.



Gosselin