Flood Warning for Holt and Atchison Counties, Missouri
The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for Holt and Atchison Counties, Missouri, USA.
The Flood Warning continues for the Tarkio River at Fairfax.
Moderate flooding is forecast in the warned area. At 7:15 AM Monday the stage was 13.6 feet. the official flood stage is 17.0 feet.
The river is forecast to rise above flood stageby Wednesday morning and continue to rise to near 24.8 feet by Wednesday evening. The river will fall below flood stage by Thursday before midnight.
IMPACT: At stages of 19.0 feet, flooding begins in the vicinity of Corning.
At stages of 18.0 feet, U.S. Highway 59 north of Fairfax begins to flood.
At stages of 17.0 feet, low-lying farm fields begin to flood.
The warning remains in effect until Friday evening, 3/15/2019.