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Please carefully read each posted Warning and Alert as it relates to the area(s) being affected. We provide a wider range of issued warnings for surrounding cities and counties, so some alerts may not directly impact this location. This is done to help with preparing for severe weather that may overlap or be heading towards Independence.

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Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT until July 22 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. * WHEN...Until Monday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 21.9 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Thursday was 22.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Sunday morning and continue falling to 19.0 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 21.0 feet.

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Area
Madison, IL; St. Charles, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT until July 24 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at LaGrange. * WHEN...Until Wednesday evening. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 18.5 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Thursday was 18.5 feet. - Forecast...The river is currently cresting at 18.5 feet. It will then fall below flood stage early Tuesday afternoon. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

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Area
Adams, IL; Lewis, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT until July 25 at 11:00AM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Chester. * WHEN...Until Thursday, July 25. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 31.1 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 8:30 PM CDT Thursday was 31.3 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 31.2 feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage early Wednesday morning. - Flood stage is 27.0 feet.

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Area
Jackson, IL; Randolph, IL; Perry, MO; Ste. Genevieve, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT until July 25 at 1:00PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Quincy. * WHEN...Until Thursday, July 25. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 20.9 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:15 PM CDT Thursday was 20.9 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Wednesday morning and continue falling to 18.2 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 19.0 feet.

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Area
Adams, IL; Marion, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT until July 26 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. * WHEN...Until Friday, July 26. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 20.2 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 6:00 PM CDT Thursday was 20.2 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Wednesday evening and continue falling to 17.5 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 18.0 feet.

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Area
Adams, IL; Marion, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Canton. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 18.1 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in thIt will then fall below flood stage early Tuesday afternoon.e 24 hours ending at 6:00 PM CDT Thursday was 18.1 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 15.5 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Adams, IL; Lewis, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Grafton. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 22.7 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Thursday was 22.9 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 20.7 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 20.0 feet.

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Area
Jersey, IL; St. Charles, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Louisiana. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 19.8 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Thursday was 19.8 feet. - Forecast...The river is currently cresting at 19.8 feet. It will then fall to 19.0 feet by Monday morning. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Pike, IL; Pike, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Clarksville. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 30.2 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Thursday was 30.3 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 27.7 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 25.0 feet.

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Area
Calhoun, IL; Pike, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Winfield. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 30.7 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Thursday was 31.2 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 28.4 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 26.0 feet.

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Area
Calhoun, IL; Lincoln, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Hannibal. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 21.6 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:15 PM CDT Thursday was 21.6 feet. - Forecast...The river is currently cresting at 21.6 feet. It will then fall to 20.7 feet by Monday morning. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

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Area
Pike, IL; Marion, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:45PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri...Illinois... Mississippi River at Mel Price LD. Mississippi River at Chester. Mississippi River at Grafton. Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 21. Mississippi River at Quincy. Mississippi River at LaGrange. Mississippi River at Canton. Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Saverton. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Louisiana. Mississippi River at Clarksville. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Saverton. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 20.2 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 8:00 PM CDT Thursday was 20.2 feet. - Forecast...The river is currently cresting at 20.2 feet. It will then fall to 19.2 feet by Monday morning. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

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Area
Pike, IL; Ralls, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:09PM CDT until July 22 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri...Iowa... Mississippi River at Keokuk LD19 affecting Hancock, Clark and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Ill. City LD16 affecting Rock Island and Muscatine Counties. Mississippi River at Muscatine affecting Rock Island, Mercer, Muscatine and Louisa Counties. Mississippi River at Gregory Landing affecting Hancock and Clark Counties. Mississippi River at Le Claire LD14 affecting Rock Island and Scott Counties. Mississippi River at Fulton LD13 affecting Carroll, Whiteside and Clinton Counties. Mississippi River at Keithsburg affecting Henderson, Des Moines, Louisa and Mercer Counties. Mississippi River at New Boston LD17 affecting Mercer and Louisa Counties. Mississippi River at Camanche affecting Rock Island, Whiteside, Clinton and Scott Counties. Mississippi River at Rock Island LD15 affecting Rock Island, Muscatine and Scott Counties. Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Henderson, Hancock, Des Moines and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Henderson and Des Moines Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa... Mississippi River at Dubuque affecting Dubuque, Jo Daviess and Jackson Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Keokuk LD19. * WHEN...Until Monday evening. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:40 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 17.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Monday morning. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

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Area
Lee, IA; Hancock, IL; Clark, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 9:09PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri...Iowa... Mississippi River at Keokuk LD19 affecting Hancock, Clark and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Ill. City LD16 affecting Rock Island and Muscatine Counties. Mississippi River at Muscatine affecting Rock Island, Mercer, Muscatine and Louisa Counties. Mississippi River at Gregory Landing affecting Hancock and Clark Counties. Mississippi River at Le Claire LD14 affecting Rock Island and Scott Counties. Mississippi River at Fulton LD13 affecting Carroll, Whiteside and Clinton Counties. Mississippi River at Keithsburg affecting Henderson, Des Moines, Louisa and Mercer Counties. Mississippi River at New Boston LD17 affecting Mercer and Louisa Counties. Mississippi River at Camanche affecting Rock Island, Whiteside, Clinton and Scott Counties. Mississippi River at Rock Island LD15 affecting Rock Island, Muscatine and Scott Counties. Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Henderson, Hancock, Des Moines and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Henderson and Des Moines Counties. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa... Mississippi River at Dubuque affecting Dubuque, Jo Daviess and Jackson Counties. * WHAT...Moderate flooding is occurring. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Gregory Landing. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 18.7 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 15.7 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Hancock, IL; Clark, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 7:50PM CDT until July 21 at 4:00PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri... Meramec River near Arnold. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Meramec River near Arnold. * WHEN...Until Sunday afternoon. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 25.0 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:30 PM CDT Thursday was 25.7 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late Saturday morning and continue falling to 20.7 feet Wednesday evening. - Flood stage is 24.0 feet.

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Area
Jefferson, MO; St. Louis, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 7:46PM CDT until July 26 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Missouri... Cuivre River at Old Monroe. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Cuivre River at Old Monroe. * WHEN...Until Friday, July 26. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 25.6 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:30 PM CDT Thursday was 26.5 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Wednesday afternoon and continue falling to 23.3 feet Thursday, July 25. - Flood stage is 24.0 feet.

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Area
Lincoln, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 11:14AM CDT until July 24 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Paducah KY

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Missouri... Illinois... Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau and Thebes. .Recent heavy rainfall in Eastern Missouri and Southwest Illinois has resulted in rising waters along the Mississippi River. River levels at Cape Girardeau and Thebes are forecast to remain in minor flood through early next week. For the Mississippi River...including Cape Girardeau, Thebes...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Thebes. * WHEN...Until early Wednesday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 11:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 33.2 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 34.5 feet early Saturday afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage Tuesday evening. - Flood stage is 33.0 feet.

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Area
Alexander, IL; Scott, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 18 at 11:14AM CDT until July 25 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Paducah KY

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Missouri... Illinois... Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau and Thebes. .Recent heavy rainfall in Eastern Missouri and Southwest Illinois has resulted in rising waters along the Mississippi River. River levels at Cape Girardeau and Thebes are forecast to remain in minor flood through early next week. For the Mississippi River...including Cape Girardeau, Thebes...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau. * WHEN...Until Thursday, July 25. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 11:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 34.2 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 35.0 feet early Saturday afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage Wednesday evening. - Flood stage is 32.0 feet.

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Area
Alexander, IL; Jackson, IL; Union, IL; Cape Girardeau, MO; Perry, MO; Scott, MO
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