Weather Warning

AREAS AFFECTED : CALHOUN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in 
Illinois...Missouri... 
Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24 
 
...Grafton 
 
.This Flood Warning is a result of rainfall that fell over the basin 
last week... 
The Flood Warning continues for 
the Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24 
 
* until Tuesday afternoon. 
 
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 25.0 feet. 
 
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet. 
 
* Minor flooding is forecast. 
 
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by this afternoon 
and crest near 25.1 feet by after midnight tonight.The river will 
fall below flood stage by Monday early afternoon. 
 
* Impact:  At 25.5 feet...State Route P east of Elsberry begins 
flooding just east of the levee. 
 
* Impact:  At 25.3 feet...The road to Port Marmac, about 15 homes just 
south of Clarksville, begins flooding. 
 
* Impact:  At 23.5 feet...Flooding begins in unprotected areas. 
 
* Impact:  At 23.0 feet...At this approximate stage, the Corps will 
take gates out of the river, creating "open river" conditions. 
This corresponds to an approximate stage of 155,000 cfs. 
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Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast 
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26 
Mississippi River 
Clarksville LD  25.0   24.99      25.1   25.1   25.0   24.8   24.6 
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