Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS43 KPAH 151550
FLWPAH
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1050 AM 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 affecting Alexander...
  Jackson...Union...Cape Girardeau...Perry and Scott Counties

.Heavy rainfall across the upper Mississippi River Valley has caused river levels to
rise. As a result the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau is forecast to rise above
flood stage tomorrow evening and remain there through Friday 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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1050 AM 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 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 30.4 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 32.5 feet by early Thursday morning. 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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