Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 191133
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
633 AM CDT SAT JUL 19 2014

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

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

.Water levels along portions of the Mid Mississippi River have fallen
below flood stage. At Cape Girardeau, Missouri, the river first rose
above flood stage during the late evening hours on July 8th. The river
crested at 34.8 feet, or 2.8 feet above flood stage on the morning
of July 13th and fell below the flood stage of 32 early this morning.

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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ILC003-077-181-MOC031-157-201-191203-
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/CPGM7.1.ER.140708T2218Z.140714T0630Z.140719T1033Z.NO/
633 AM CDT SAT JUL 19 2014

The Flood Warning is cancelled for the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau.
* At  6:00 AM Saturday the stage was 31.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  5:33 AM Saturday.
* Forecast...The river will fall to 31.1 feet by Sunday morning.
* 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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