Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 190619
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
119 AM CDT SAT JUL 19 2014

...The flood warning continues for the...Mississippi River...at
Cape Girardeau...affecting the indicated counties in Illinois and
Missouri...

  Mississippi River at...

    Cape Girardeau...affecting Alexander...Jackson...Union...Cape
Girardeau...Perry and Scott Counties.

.Heavy rainfall upstream has caused river levels to rise on the
Mississippi River. At Cape Girardeau...Minor flooding is occurring.
The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by early this
morning. See the details below.

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-MOC031-157-201-191516-
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/CPGM7.1.ER.140708T2218Z.140714T0630Z.140719T0916Z.NO/
119 AM CDT SAT JUL 19 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau.
* until this morning.
* At  1:00 AM Saturday the stage was 32.1 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early this morning.
* Impact...At 32.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs.  The Mississippi
  River backs into several creeks producing flooding.

&&

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

$$




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