Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1045 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a
flood warning for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri...

  Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau affecting Alexander...
  Jackson...Union...Cape Girardeau...Perry and Scott Counties

.Heavy rainfall over southeast Missouri last week has resulted in river
levels rising along the Mississippi River. Minor flooding is forecast
to develop at Cape Girardeau by tomorrow morning and continue into
later this week.

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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1045 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau.
* from Wednesday morning to late Friday night.
* At 10:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 30.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and
  continue to rise to near 32.5 feet by Thursday morning. The river
  will fall below flood stage by Friday before midnight.
* Impact...At 32.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs.  The Mississippi
  River backs into several creeks producing flooding.

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

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