Cole

Flood Warning:

Issued at: 10:51 am CDT on July 1, 2015, expires at: 10:00 AM CDT on July 04, 2015
  • The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a
  • Flood Warning for the Moreau river near Jefferson City
  • from this evening to Friday.
  • At 9:30 am Wednesday the stage was 5.9 feet.
  • Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
  • Moderate flooding is forecast.
  • Forecast: the river is forecast to rise above flood stage this evening, crest near 26.9 feet tomorrow afternoon and fall below flood stage Friday morning.
  • Impact: at 23.5 feet...near this height, Walnut Acres Road near north Moreau creek will likely need to be closed. This Road is 18.3 river miles upstream of the gage.
  • Impact: at 20.0 feet...near this height, Buffalo Road will be closed. This Road is about 8.7 river miles upstream of the gage.
  • Impact: at 19.0 feet...near this height, Zion Road will be closed. This Road is about 12 river miles upstream of the gage.
  • Impact: at 18.0 feet...near this height, both Bainer Road and loesch Road will be closed. These roads are about 15.5 to 16 river miles upstream of the gage. Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast location stg obs stg 07/02 07/03 07/04 07/05 07/06 Moreau river Jefferson City 17.0 5.92 24.7 19.8 6.7 4.6 3.7 Lat...Lon 3853 9231 3848 9231 3849 9211 3854 9207 3855 9214

Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 4:19 am CDT on July 1, 2015, expires at: 7:00 AM CDT on July 02, 2015
  • ...Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning... The Flash Flood Watch continues for
  • a portion of central Missouri...including the following counties...Boone MO...Callaway MO...Cole MO...Moniteau MO and Osage MO.
  • Through Thursday morning
  • several rounds of heavy rain producing thunderstorms are expected to affect parts of central Missouri beginning this morning and continuing into Thursday morning. Very heavy rainfall between 2 and 4 inches is expected during this period.
  • Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor drainage areas...and ultimately dangerous flash flooding on smaller creeks and streams. Significant rises on larger streams and rivers will also be possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flash Flood Watch means that flash flooding is possible but not imminent in the watch area. People in the watch area should be aware of the possibility of heavy rainfall and flash flooding. Check your preparedness requirements...especially if you live in flood prone areas. Stay informed...and be ready for quick action if flooding is observed or if a Flash Flood Warning is issued.
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