Weather Alerts for Missouri River

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
MISSOURI RIVER

Areas Affected:
Andrew - Buchanan
Effective: Tue 8:42 pm Updated: Wed 5:45 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed 8:42 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Kansas...
Missouri...
Missouri River at St Joseph affecting Doniphan...Andrew and Buchanan
Counties.
Missouri River at Napoleon affecting Jackson...Lafayette and Ray
Counties.
Missouri River At Miami affecting Carroll...Chariton and Saline
Counties.
Missouri River at Waverly affecting Carroll...Lafayette and Saline
Counties.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River at St Joseph.
* until further notice.
* At  8:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 19.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.3 feet by
early Wednesday morning then begin falling.
* 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.
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Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast
Missouri River
St Joseph       17   19.3   Tue 08 PM   19.3 early Wednesday
morning
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Information:
Do not drive through flowing water. Nearly half of all flood
fatalities are vehicle related. As little as 6 inches of water may
cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Two feet of water will
carry most vehicles away.This product along with additional weather
and stream information is available at www.weather.gov/kc/.