144  
WGUS43 KLSX 261445  
FLWLSX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO  
845 AM CST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS MO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSOURI...  
 
MIDDLE FABIUS RIVER NEAR EWING.  
 
RIVER FORECASTS ARE BASED ON OBSERVED PRECIPITATION AND FORECAST  
PRECIPITATION FOR THE NEXT 48 HOURS.  
 
.AN ICE JAM WILL CAUSE WATER TO INFILTRATE THE LOWLANDS ALONG THE  
RIVER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS  
OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES,  
DIPS, OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM,  
EVEN A SMALL ONE, ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING WATER FIND ANOTHER ROUTE  
OVER HIGHER GROUND.  
 
THIS PRODUCT, ALONG WITH ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND STREAM INFORMATION,  
IS AVAILABLE AT HTTPS://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=LSX.  
 
 
 

 
 
MOC111-280200-  
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/EWMM7.1.IJ.210226T1641Z.210226T1800Z.210226T2000Z.NO/  
845 AM CST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE MIDDLE FABIUS RIVER NEAR EWING.  
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.  
* AT 7:30 AM CST FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE  
THIS MORNING TO A CREST OF 12.2 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. IT WILL THEN  
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE THIS AFTERNOON.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECASTS (6 AM CST)  
LOCATION STG STG DAY/TIME SAT SUN MON TUE WED  
 
MIDDLE FABIUS RIVER  
EWING 12.0 11.5 FRI 7 AM 8.8 5.9 5.1 4.5 4.0  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4010 9179 4012 9175 3995 9158 3994 9162  
 

 
 
CARNEY  
 
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