Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for St. Charles (MOC183) Missouri Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Flood Warning Flood Warning - St. Charles (Missouri)


Updated:Sun 30-Apr-17 11:54am CDT
Effective:Sun 30-Apr-17 11:54am CDT
Expires:Mon 01-May-17 11:53am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: St. Charles; St. Louis
 
Instructions: Rainfall heavier than forecast could cause river levels to rise even higher than predicted. The national weather service will monitor this developing 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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

Message summary: ...the flood warning continues for the following rivers in missouri...
Missouri river near chamois missouri river at hermann missouri river at washington missouri river at st. Charles .this flood warning is a result of over 4 inches of rainfall the past 24 hours and up to an inch forecast in the next 24 hours...
The flood warning continues for the missouri river at st. Charles
* until further notice.
* at 11:30 am sunday the stage was 27.6 feet.
* flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* moderate flooding is forecast.
* the river is forecast to crest near 34.7 feet by early tuesday morning.
* impact: at 35.0 feet...the levee at the highway 370 bridge overtops near this height. Missouri state route f northwest of defiance along femme osage creek will be closed near this height.
* impact: at 34.5 feet...missouri highway 94 near route h will be closed in both directions near this height.
* impact: at 33.9 feet...mk&t railroad tracks flood.
* impact: at 33.5 feet...highway 94 floods downstream of st charles.
* impact: at 33.0 feet...up to 7 non-federal levees are overtopped. (usace)
* impact: at 32.5 feet...the west end of greens bottom road floods. This road connects pittman hill road and jungs station road south of 94.
* impact: at 27.0 feet...the katy trail begins flooding near this height along hawning road, about 2 miles north northeast of the highway 370 bridge. && fld latest 7 a.m. Forecast location stg obs stg 05/01 05/02 05/03 05/04 05/05 missouri river st. Charles 25.0 27.63 33.8 34.7 34.3 33.7 30.3 &&
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Flood Warning Flood Warning - St. Charles (Missouri)


Updated:Sun 30-Apr-17 11:21am CDT
Effective:Sun 30-Apr-17 11:21am CDT
Expires:Mon 01-May-17 11:21am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: St. Charles
 
Instructions: Rainfall heavier than forecast could cause river levels to rise even higher than predicted. The national weather service will monitor this developing 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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

Message summary: ...forecast flooding changed from minor to moderate severity for the following rivers in missouri...illinois...
Mississippi river at winfield lock and dam25 mississippi river at grafton mississippi river at mel price lock and dam mississippi river at st. Louis .this flood warning is a result of up to 4 inches of rainfall the past 24 hours and up to an inch forecast in the next 24 hours...
...forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
The flood warning continues for the mississippi river at grafton* at 11:00 am sunday the stage was 21.6 feet.
* flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* moderate flooding is forecast.
* the river is forecast to crest near 27.5 feet by early wednesday morning.
* impact: at 28.0 feet...agricultural levee north of highway 370 is overtopped, flooding a st. Peters recreational area around a lake near 370 and truman.
* impact: at 27.6 feet...beasley fish market at main street and overmeyer begins flooding.
* impact: at 27.5 feet...the intersection at main street and dagget hollow begins flooding.
* impact: at 26.5 feet...at this height the entrance to the illinois youth center at pere marquette state park becomes flooded, forcing the evacuation of those staying there.
* impact: at 26.4 feet...residential flooding in grafton occurs.
* impact: at 26.0 feet...water distribution system begins to flood so emergency measures begin.
* impact: at 25.6 feet...car wash at main & sycamore floods.
* impact: at 25.5 feet...brussels ferry closes near this height. O`jan`s fish stand in grafton closes near this height.
* impact: at 25.2 feet...the intersection at main street and canal street begins flooding.
* impact: at 24.9 feet...water reaches the intersection of main st. And edwards st.
* impact: at 24.7 feet...city of grafton begins to detour traffic along route 100 (main street) at evans street. Also at this level the catholic church parking lot at main & evans begins flooding. This represents the lowest point on main street in grafton.
* impact: at 24.0 feet...roads within chataqua and elsah begin flooding near this height.
* impact: at 23.6 feet...missouri route b from highway 94 to new town is closed near this height.
* impact: at 23.4 feet...huster road and south shore drive, both at the entrance to the south shore subdivision in eastern st. Charles county, are closed near this level.
* impact: at 22.5 feet...east end of main street in portage des sioux begins flooding near this height.
* impact: at 21.9 feet...in northern st. Charles county, missouri route b from lehmond island road to kampville drive, wilson road at washeon road, and grafton ferry road and sherwood harbor road north of smartt field are closed. West of portage des sioux, sioux drive is also closed at this height.
* impact: at 21.5 feet...in portage des sioux, mo, le sieur street leading to the marina and to our lady of the river statue is flooded.
* impact: at 21.0 feet...water begins flooding the floor at the palisades marina in portage des sioux. Access to homes along north shore drive in eastern st. Charles county becomes cut off near this height. && fld latest 7 a.m. Forecast location stg obs stg 05/01 05/02 05/03 05/04 05/05 mississippi river grafton 18.0 21.64 24.8 27.2 27.5 27.4 26.9 &&
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Flood Warning Flood Warning - St. Charles (Missouri)


Updated:Sun 30-Apr-17 11:21am CDT
Effective:Sun 30-Apr-17 11:21am CDT
Expires:Mon 01-May-17 11:21am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: St. Charles
 
Instructions: Rainfall heavier than forecast could cause river levels to rise even higher than predicted. The national weather service will monitor this developing 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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

Message summary: ...forecast flooding changed from minor to moderate severity for the following rivers in missouri...illinois...
Mississippi river at winfield lock and dam25 mississippi river at grafton mississippi river at mel price lock and dam mississippi river at st. Louis .this flood warning is a result of up to 4 inches of rainfall the past 24 hours and up to an inch forecast in the next 24 hours...
...forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
The flood warning continues for the mississippi river at mel price ld.
* until further notice.
* at 11:00 am sunday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* moderate flooding is forecast.
* the river is forecast to crest near 33.0 feet by early wednesday morning.
* impact: at 32.9 feet...riverfront park in alton begins flooding.
* impact: at 31.5 feet...commercial basements in alton begin to flood within a foot of this height.
* impact: at 30.5 feet...bloch marine service at the harbor point yacht club begins flooding within a foot of this level.
* impact: at 29.9 feet...route 100 at alton closes within a foot of this height. Also at this level the north and south wood river levee structures are closed.
* impact: at 29.5 feet...the southbound lanes of u.s. Highway 67 will flood within a foot of this level. Southbound traffic will have to be diverted onto the northbound lanes.
* impact: at 29.3 feet...the north wood river levee must be closed at this level.
* impact: at 28.8 feet...when the missouri river is near 27 feet, highway 100 will begin flooding at clifton terrace street near this height.
* impact: at 28.5 feet...the south wood river levee must be closed at this level.
* impact: at 27.9 feet...missouri highway 94 from alta villa road to feltes drive will be closed near this height.
* impact: at 26.6 feet...within a foot of this height, outer road us 67 between riverlands way and the lincoln shields access road will close due to flooding.
* impact: at 26.5 feet...yachtview drive begins flooding along the entrance to harbor point yacht club within a foot of this height.
* impact: at 25.0 feet...highway 94 and the east end of harbor point road off of highway 94 north of west alton begin flooding within a foot or so of this height. Also, the access road to the lincoln shields area off highway 67 just west of the clark bridge begins flooding.
* impact: at 24.0 feet...alta villa road off of highway 94 north of west alton is closed within a foot of this height.
* impact: at 23.0 feet...dresser island drive floods within a foot of this level.
* impact: at 21.0 feet...flood stage. Minor flooding begins to occur at this level. && fld latest 7 a.m. Forecast location stg obs stg 05/01 05/02 05/03 05/04 05/05 mississippi river mel price ld 21.0 23.78 27.7 31.9 33.0 32.8 31.9 &&
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Flood Warning Flood Warning - St. Charles (Missouri)


Updated:Sun 30-Apr-17 10:34am CDT
Effective:Sun 30-Apr-17 10:34am CDT
Expires:Tue 02-May-17 04:46am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: St. Charles
 
Instructions: Rainfall heavier than forecast could cause river levels to rise even higher than predicted. The national weather service will monitor this developing 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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

Message summary: ...the flood warning continues for the following rivers in missouri...
Cuivre river near troy dardenne creek at st. Peters mid fork salt river near holliday .this flood warning is a result of over 4inches of rainfall the past 24 hours and up to an inch forecast in the next 24 hours...
The flood warning continues for the dardenne creek at st. Peters
* until late monday night.
* at 10:00 am sunday the stage was 22.1 feet.
* flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* moderate flooding is forecast.
* the river is forecast to crest near 22.8 feet by this afternoon, then fall below flood stage early tomorrow.
* impact: at 23.0 feet...residence north of mexico road begins flooding near this height.
* impact: at 22.5 feet...near this level the agricultural levee between the creek and highway c becomes overtopped, flooding highway c and the cropland to the northwest of highway c.
* impact: at 22.3 feet...near this height, the brown road underpass beneath the railroad bridge begins flooding at brown road park.
* impact: at 22.0 feet...back yards begin flooding behind homes south of mexico road and along oak drive near this height.
* impact: at 20.7 feet...the right hand bank floods at the ball fields at sports center park.
* impact: at 20.5 feet...the athletic fields at the woodlands sports park and at the tony glavin soccer complex begin flooding near this height.
* impact: at 20.0 feet...outdoor exercise area at the st. Charles county animal control begins flooding near this height.
* impact: at 19.4 feet...ball fields at sports center park become flooded.
* impact: at 19.2 feet...lone wolff park begins flooding just south of main street/highway c, just west of st. Peters. && fld latest 7 a.m. Forecast location stg obs stg 05/01 05/02 05/03 05/04 05/05 dardenne creek st. Peters 18.0 22.11 17.0 9.7 5.1 3.6 3.0 &&
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Flood Warning Flood Warning - St. Charles (Missouri)


Updated:Sun 30-Apr-17 09:04am CDT
Effective:Sun 30-Apr-17 09:04am CDT
Expires:Tue 02-May-17 04:46am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: St. Charles
 
Instructions: Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots. 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.

Message summary: The national weather service in st louis has issued a
* flood warning for...
Monroe county in southwestern illinois...
Northern randolph county in southwestern illinois...
St. Clair county in southwestern illinois...
South central calhoun county in southwestern illinois...
Clinton county in south central illinois...
Washington county in south central illinois...
Madison county in southwestern illinois...
Marion county in south central illinois...
St. Charles county in east central missouri...
Jefferson county in east central missouri...
St. Louis city in east central missouri...
Northwestern ste. Genevieve county in southeastern missouri...
Franklin county in east central missouri...
St. Louis county in east central missouri...
Southwestern warren county in east central missouri...
Southern gasconade county in east central missouri...
* until 900 pm cdt sunday.
* at 900 am cdt, doppler radar showed a solid area of light to moderate rain across the area which will continue through the remainder of the morning. This rainfall in addition to continuous runoff from the 3 to 5 inches of rainfall that has fallen since late friday will result in minor flooding on some area creeks, streams, poor drainage areas, and roads which are often subject to minor flooding.
* some locations that may experience flooding include...
St. Louis, st. Charles, st. Peters, florissant, chesterfield, belleville, wildwood, university city, ballwin, granite city, wentzville, o`fallon, alton, kirkwood, maryland heights, east st. Louis, hazelwood, collinsville, edwardsville and webster groves. This also includes babler memorial state park, scott joplin historic site, route 66 state park, castlewood state park, confluence state park, mastodon historic site, sandy creek covered bridge historic site, gov. Dunklin`s grave historic site, first missouri state capitol historic site, robertsville state park, meramec state park, carlyle lake recreational area, and horseshoe lake state park.
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Flash Flood Watch Flash Flood Watch - St. Charles (Missouri)


Updated:Sun 30-Apr-17 05:00am CDT
Effective:Sun 30-Apr-17 05:00am CDT
Expires:Mon 01-May-17 01:00am CDT
Severity:Severe
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Audrain; Boone; Callaway; Cole; Crawford; Franklin; Gasconade; Iron; Jefferson; Lincoln; Madison; Moniteau; Monroe; Montgomery; Osage; Pike; Ralls; Reynolds; St. Charles; St. Francois; St. Louis; St. Louis City; Ste. Genevieve; Warren; Washington
 
Instructions: 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.

Message summary: ...flash flood watch remains in effect through late tonight...
The flash flood watch continues for
* portions of illinois and missouri...including the following counties...in illinois...bond il...calhoun il...clinton il...
Fayette il...greene il...jersey il...macoupin il...madison il...marion il...monroe il...montgomery il...pike il...
Randolph il...saint clair il and washington il. In missouri...
Audrain mo...boone mo...callaway mo...cole mo...crawford mo...
Franklin mo...gasconade mo...iron mo...jefferson mo...lincoln mo...madison mo...moniteau mo...monroe mo...montgomery mo...
Osage mo...pike mo...ralls mo...reynolds mo...saint charles mo...saint francois mo...saint louis city mo...saint louis mo...sainte genevieve mo...warren mo and washington mo.
* through late tonight
* a slow moving and potent storm system coupled with a slow moving front will continue to interact with a very moist airmass to produce additional heavy rainfall through this evening. Additional rainfall amounts of around one inch with locally higher amounts on top of the already saturated grounds and rivers and streams running at bankfull from the heavy rains the last couple of days will lead to additional flooding concerns today into tonight.
* heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor drainage areas...and ultimately dangerous flash flooding on smaller creeks and streams. Moderate to major flooding is also possible on larger streams and rivers.
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