Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 091512
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1012 AM CDT WED JUL 9 2014

...The flood warning continues for the Mississippi River affecting areas
   in Illinois and Missouri...

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

.Water levels along portions of the mid Mississippi River continue to
rise due the heavy rainfall trend occurring north of the St. Louis, MO
metro area. Moderate to Major flood conditions are occurring along the
river north of St. Louis through the Quad Cities in eastern Iowa.

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-MOC031-157-201-101912-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CPGM7.1.ER.140708T2218Z.140714T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1012 AM CDT WED JUL 9 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 32.4 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will crest near 36.4 feet by
  Monday morning.  Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 36.0 Feet...The flood gate on Themis Street closes.

&&

LAT...LON 3760 8959 3732 8963 3723 8959 3725 8941
      3744 8934 3760 8941

$$

ILC003-MOC201-101912-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0045.140711T1600Z-000000T0000Z/
/THBI2.1.ER.140711T1600Z.140714T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1012 AM CDT WED JUL 9 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River at Thebes.
* from Friday morning until further notice.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 31.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage late Friday morning and
  crest near 36.0 feet by Monday afternoon.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* 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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