Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 301607
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1107 AM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...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
  Mississippi River at Thebes affecting Alexander and Scott Counties


.The combination of recent heavy rainfall along with additional heavy
rains forecast over the next several days will lead to river levels
remaining high along the Mississippi River. Major flooding is occurring
at Cape Girardeau and will continue into next week. Moderate flooding is
occurring at Thebes with major flooding forecast to develop 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/

&&

ILC003-077-181-MOC031-157-201-012007-
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/CPGM7.3.ER.150609T1845Z.150703T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1107 AM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 42.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 43.5 feet by
  Friday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 43.0 Feet...The flood gate on North Main Street closes.

&&

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

$$

ILC003-MOC201-012007-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0054.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/THBI2.3.ER.150617T1311Z.150703T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1107 AM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Thebes
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 41.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 42.5 feet by
  Friday early afternoon then begin falling.

&&

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


$$



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