Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
834 PM CDT SAT APR 11 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following river in Illinois...


                    Kaskaskia River at
                             ...Vandalia


The National Weather Service will continue to monitor this situation and
issue follow up statements as conditions or forecasts change.

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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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ILC051-130134-
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/VNDI2.1.ER.150411T0100Z.150412T0600Z.150412T1245Z.NO/
834 PM CDT SAT APR 11 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River at Vandalia
* At 8 PM Saturday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 8 feet by thursday morning and fall
  below flood stage tomorrow morning.
* Impact: At 18.0 feet...Minor flooding begins. Unprotected farmland
  begins to flood.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16

Kaskaskia River
  Vandalia        18.0   18.16      18.1   12.3    9.3    8.4    8.1


&&


LAT...LON 3903 8910 3903 8906 3885 8909 3879 8919
      3882 8922



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