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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:14 PM CDT Mar. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Clarksville ld24
* until further notice.
* At 8:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 30.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 32.2 feet by Monday evening.
* Impact: at 32.5 feet... near this level, The Lock is closed to
navigation.
* Impact: at 32.3 feet... Route N is closed between Route d and
Highway 79.
* Impact: at 32.0 feet... front street begins to flood.
* Impact: at 31.5 feet... Burlington northern sf Railroad tracks begin
to flood. Also, Highway 79 is closed about a mile south of
Clarksville.
* Impact: at 31.0 feet... the Clarksville boat club, south of lock &
dam 24, begins to flood. First street begins flooding. A
sand-filled barrier at the bottom of Howard street is considered.
In Hamburg, Illinois, Water Street floods.
* Impact: at 30.8 feet... near this height, Highway 79 is closed from
Route N to about a mile northwest of that intersection.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 03/20 03/21 03/22 03/23 03/24

Mississippi River
Clarksville ld 25.0 30.37 30.7 31.2 31.3 31.5 31.8


Lat... Lon 3939 9097 3945 9089 3938 9077 3923 9071
      3922 9081




914 PM CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Louisiana
* until further notice.
* At 8:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 20.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 21.5 feet by early Monday
morning.
* Impact: at 21.7 feet... floodgates are installed at the city sewage
treatment facility.
* Impact: at 21.5 feet... water encroaches both shoulders of State
Highway 79 about one half mile south of Louisiana at the Junction
of County Road d. Also at this level low sections Highway 79 in
Louisiana are flooded. Motorists are detoured onto side streets.
A business at the SW corner of Highway 79 and Alabama begins
flooding.
* Impact: at 21.3 feet... Highway 79 near Alabama street at gladney's
car lot is closed.
* Impact: at 21.0 feet... Highway 79 begins flooding near 3rd street
on the south side of Louisiana.
* Impact: at 20.8 feet... near this height, the Railroad bridge below
the mouth of noix creek is closed.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 03/20 03/21 03/22 03/23 03/24

Mississippi River
Louisiana 15.0 20.34 20.6 20.8 20.8 21.0 21.3


Lat... Lon 3945 9111 3952 9097 3945 9089 3939 9097




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