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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:27 PM CDT Mar. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Friday the stage was 34.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 35.6 feet on Thursday morning.
* Impact: at 36.0 feet... Chester water works pumphouse is threatened
by flood waters. Highway 61 is closed at The Bend at St. Marys and
a DeTour is set up through town.
* Impact: at 35.2 feet... in Perry County, Highway c is closed between
County roads 352 and 354 (the levee road) near Menfro.
* Impact: at 35.0 feet... Ste. Genevieve flood gates are closed at
this level.
* Impact: at 34.8 feet... Kaskaskia street near the Menard prison
begins flooding near this height.
* Impact: at 34.7 feet... the north parking lot at Menard correctional
center begins flooding.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 03/23 03/24 03/25 03/26 03/27

Mississippi River
Chester 27.0 34.33 34.6 34.8 35.0 35.2 35.4




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