Weather Alerts for Missouri River

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Andrew - Buchanan
Effective: Tue 8:50 pm Updated: Tue 10:55 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed 8:49 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Grand River near Brunswick affecting Carroll and Chariton Counties.
Missouri River at Atchison affecting Atchison...Buchanan and Platte
Missouri River at Leavenworth affecting Leavenworth and Platte
Missouri River at Parkville affecting Leavenworth...Wyandotte and
Platte Counties.
Missouri River at Sibley affecting Clay...Jackson and Ray Counties.
Missouri River at Glasgow affecting Chariton...Howard and Saline
Missouri River at St Joseph affecting Doniphan...Andrew and
Buchanan Counties.
Missouri River at Napoleon affecting Jackson...Lafayette and Ray
Missouri River at Waverly affecting Carroll...Lafayette and Saline
Missouri River At Miami affecting Carroll...Chariton and Saline
Missouri River at Boonville affecting Cooper and Howard Counties.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Missouri River at St Joseph.
* until further notice.
* At  8:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 22.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 22.2 feet
by Thursday morning.
* 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.
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast
Missouri River
St Joseph       17   22.4   Tue 08 PM   22.3 early Wednesday

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