Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS43 KPAH 160217
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
916 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

...The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a
flood warning for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri...

  Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau

.Heavy rainfall across the upper half of the Mississippi River basin
last week continues to cause rises downstream. The Mississippi at Cape
Girardeau is forecast to go above flood stage on Tuesday evening. It
is expected to crest at 32.5 feet on Wednesday night.

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-MOC031-157-201-170616-
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/CPGM7.1.ER.140917T0300Z.140918T0000Z.140919T1400Z.NO/
916 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau.
* from Tuesday evening to Friday afternoon.
* At  9:00 PM Monday the stage was 31.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage late Tuesday evening and will crest
  near 32.5 feet on Wednesday evening. The river will fall below flood
  stage by late Friday 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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