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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:21 AM CDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Louisiana
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 14.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by this afternoon
and crest near 15.5 feet by early Saturday morning.
* Impact: at 15.0 feet... damage begins in unprotected areas.
* Impact: at 12.2 feet... for barge navigation, the corps will attempt
to keep the river at or below this level. Year-round target levels
are between 11.5 and 12.2 feet.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 04/28 04/29 04/30 05/01 05/02

Mississippi River
Louisiana 15.0 14.95 15.2 15.5 15.5 15.4 15.3




Lat... Lon 3945 9111 3952 9097 3945 9089 3939 9097







1121 am CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Hannibal
* until Friday may 05.
* At 10:15 am Thursday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 16.5 feet by tomorrow early
afternoon, then fall below flood stage Thursday evening.
* Impact: at 17.0 feet... John Hay Recreation Area on east side
(inside the Illinois sny levee) begins flooding.
* Impact: at 16.0 feet... flood stage. Damage begins to buildings in
unprotected low areas. Minor flooding begins.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 04/28 04/29 04/30 05/01 05/02

Mississippi River
Hannibal 16.0 16.23 16.4 16.5 16.4 16.3 16.2




Lat... Lon 3983 9148 3983 9135 3974 9121 3967 9135