Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 101653
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1153 AM CDT THU JUL 10 2014

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

  Mississippi River at Thebes affecting Alexander and Scott Counties

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Missouri...
  Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau affecting Alexander...
  Jackson...Union...Cape Girardeau...Perry and Scott Counties

.Water from heavy rainfall over the upper Mississippi valley last week
continues to move down the Mississippi River...leading to minor flooding
at Cape Girardeau and Thebes.  The river will crest about 4 feet above
flood stage at Cape Girardeau and one and a half feet above flood stage
at Thebes early Monday.

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/

&&

ILC003-077-181-MOC031-157-201-112053-
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/CPGM7.1.ER.140708T2218Z.140714T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1153 AM CDT THU JUL 10 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 11:30 AM Thursday the stage was 33.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 36.0 feet by
  early Monday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 36.0 Feet...The flood gate on Themis Street closes.

&&

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

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ILC003-MOC201-112053-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0045.140712T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/THBI2.1.ER.140712T1200Z.140714T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1153 AM CDT THU JUL 10 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Thebes.
* from Saturday morning until further notice.
* At 11:30 AM Thursday the stage was 31.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Saturday morning and continue
  to rise to near 34.5 feet by Monday early afternoon.
* Impact...At 34.0 Feet...The town of Thebes begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3723 8959 3709 8946 3713 8929 3725 8941


$$




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