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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 1:54 AM CDT on April 30, 2017

Expires 3:15 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Current River at Van Buren.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 1:30 am Sunday the stage was 27.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 30.0 feet by
after midnight Sunday night. The river will fall below flood stage
Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 29.0 feet... this flood will exceed the highest stage on
record. Large amounts of property damage can be expected.
Evacuation of many homes and businesses becomes necessary. The
courthouse yard floods.


Lat... Lon 3709 9111 3710 9100 3693 9088 3682 9088
      3682 9098 3695 9101




154 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Paducah has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northwestern Alexander County in southern Illinois...
southern Bollinger County in southeastern Missouri...
southeastern Carter County in southeastern Missouri...
northwestern Scott County in southeastern Missouri...
Ripley County in southeastern Missouri...
southern Wayne County in southeastern Missouri...
northern Butler County in southeastern Missouri...
southern Cape Girardeau County in southeastern Missouri...
northern Stoddard County in southeastern Missouri...

* until 800 am CDT Sunday

* at 153 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated widespread showers and
thunderstorms producing heavy rain will continue to stream across
the warned area through daybreak. Flash flooding is already
occurring. An additional 1 to 3 inches of rainfall will only
increase the impact across the warned area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cape Girardeau, Poplar Bluff, Jackson, Scott City, Chaffee,
Doniphan, advance, Oran, Benton, Wappapello lake area, Puxico,
Kelso, Bell City, Delta, Gordonville, East Cape Girardeau,
Williamsville, Dutchtown, Wappapello and Brush Arbor.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3683 9113 3682 9094 3693 9068 3706 9073
      3705 9043 3740 8965 3743 8944 3735 8943
      3729 8952 3725 8946 3715 8944 3660 9065
      3651 9113


Drs


1205 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Paducah has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Carter County in southeastern Missouri...

* until 215 am CDT

* at 1204 am CDT, emergency management reported significant flash
flooding earlier across much of the County, and especially from
Van Buren to Fremont. Rains have let up, but more showers and
thunderstorms are forecast overnight, which could produce more
flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Van Buren, Ellsinore, hunter, Fremont and Freemont.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3709 9122 3708 9111 3710 9101 3710 9096
      3705 9096 3705 9073 3700 9073 3700 9071
      3697 9072 3697 9070 3692 9069 3682 9093
      3683 9122




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:40 PM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late Sunday
night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Alexander, Edwards, Franklin,
Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson,
Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne
IL, white, and Williamson. In southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike,
Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick. In western Kentucky,
Ballard, Carlisle, Daviess, Fulton, Henderson, Hickman,
McCracken, and Union KY. In southeast Missouri, Bollinger,
Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New Madrid, Perry
MO, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* Through late Sunday night

* the Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for all of southeastern
Missouri, southern Illinois, southwestern Indiana, and a few
border counties of western Kentucky along the Ohio and
Mississippi rivers. Numerous thunderstorms with very heavy rain
are expected to spread eastward across mainly southeastern
Missouri and parts of southern Illinois this evening, and
develop there again overnight. This will only worsen an already
serious situation in this part of the region. Meanwhile, areas
further east may not see much precipitation tonight. However,
thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall are expected to expand
eastward into the rest of the region throughout the day Sunday.
Radar estimates of as much as eight inches of rain have already
fallen over parts of the watch area. An additional two to six
inches of rain is expected to occur before the storm system
exits the area Sunday night, with the heaviest rainfall expected
in the Missouri Ozark foothills. Locally higher amounts are
also possible where numerous thunderstorms move across the same
area.


* In addition to the possibility of flash flooding of some
roadways and streams, the heavy rainfall is expected to cause
further rises on many of the area rivers, particularly the
smaller rivers in southeast Missouri, such as the Saint Francis,
black, and current rivers. Given the widespread rainfall across
the region, other larger river systems, such as the Mississippi
and Ohio rivers will see rises in water levels occur in early
may. Due to the prolonged period of rain, some of the flash
flood warnings that are issued may be transitioned to overland
flood warnings.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:40 PM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late Sunday
night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Alexander, Edwards, Franklin,
Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson,
Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne
IL, white, and Williamson. In southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike,
Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick. In western Kentucky,
Ballard, Carlisle, Daviess, Fulton, Henderson, Hickman,
McCracken, and Union KY. In southeast Missouri, Bollinger,
Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New Madrid, Perry
MO, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* Through late Sunday night

* the Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for all of southeastern
Missouri, southern Illinois, southwestern Indiana, and a few
border counties of western Kentucky along the Ohio and
Mississippi rivers. Numerous thunderstorms with very heavy rain
are expected to spread eastward across mainly southeastern
Missouri and parts of southern Illinois this evening, and
develop there again overnight. This will only worsen an already
serious situation in this part of the region. Meanwhile, areas
further east may not see much precipitation tonight. However,
thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall are expected to expand
eastward into the rest of the region throughout the day Sunday.
Radar estimates of as much as eight inches of rain have already
fallen over parts of the watch area. An additional two to six
inches of rain is expected to occur before the storm system
exits the area Sunday night, with the heaviest rainfall expected
in the Missouri Ozark foothills. Locally higher amounts are
also possible where numerous thunderstorms move across the same
area.


* In addition to the possibility of flash flooding of some
roadways and streams, the heavy rainfall is expected to cause
further rises on many of the area rivers, particularly the
smaller rivers in southeast Missouri, such as the Saint Francis,
black, and current rivers. Given the widespread rainfall across
the region, other larger river systems, such as the Mississippi
and Ohio rivers will see rises in water levels occur in early
may. Due to the prolonged period of rain, some of the flash
flood warnings that are issued may be transitioned to overland
flood warnings.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Freeze Warning , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Freeze Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
New York - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Special Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Puerto Rico - Areal Flood Advisory
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Winter Storm Warning , High Wind Warning, Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement
- Tornado Watch

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