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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:56 AM CDT Mar. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at Atchison.
* Until Tuesday March 26.
* At 10:00 am Monday the stage was 28.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 30.9 feet by
Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
March 25th.
* At 30.0 feet... levee on the Missouri side of the river near river
mile 427 about 4 miles upstream of Atchison is overtopped.
* At 27.0 feet... River Road in Atchison floods and levees on the
Missouri side of the river are overtopped. If the river remains
above 27 feet for several days then U.S. Highway 59 and large
portions of the floodplain in Missouri flood.
* At 25.0 feet... a castings plant in Atchison is affected by flood
waters.
* At 22.0 feet... low-lying areas on the Missouri side of the river
begin to flood.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
Atchison 22 28.2 Mon 10 am 30.9 Thursday evening


lat... Lon 3970 9505 3964 9488 3942 9493 3942 9508 3958 9516






1056 am CDT Mon Mar 18 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Missouri River at St Joseph.
* Until Tuesday March 26.
* At 10:30 am Monday the stage was 26.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 28.3 feet by
early Thursday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
Monday March 25th.
* At 24.0 feet... a residential area in northwest St. Joseph begins to
flood.
* At 21.0 feet... Riverfront Park in St. Joseph begins to flood.
* At 19.0 feet... backwater from the Missouri River floods property
along the Nodaway river at Nodaway, Missouri.
* At 17.0 feet... lowland flooding upstream and downstream from St.
Joseph occurs.

                       Latest
location fs stage day/time forecast

Missouri River
St Joseph 17 26.0 Mon 10 am 28.3 Thursday afternoon


lat... Lon 3991 9501 3990 9489 3975 9483 3964 9488 3970 9505






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