Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
836 PM CDT Mon Jun 17 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Missouri...Kentucky...

  Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau...Thebes...New Madrid...

.Major flooding continues on the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
and Thebes. Minor flooding continues at New Madrid. Due to recent heavy
rainfall, water levels will be very slow to fall at Cape Girardeau and
Thebes. At New Madrid, the river will fall very slowly over the next
several days, and the rise again with a crest near 36.5 feet forecast
on Wednesday, June 26. Flooding will continue until further notice.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Never drive cars...trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow
children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated
forecasts.

Additional information is available at
http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=pah /lower case/

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836 PM CDT Mon Jun 17 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Monday the stage was 44.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The River will continue to fall to a stage of 44.2 feet
  by Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 43.0 Feet...The flood gate on North Main Street closes.

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LAT...LON 3769 8959 3769 8935 3744 8934 3725 8941
      3723 8959 3732 8963

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