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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
808 PM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in

  Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
  Mississippi River at Thebes
  Mississippi River at New Madrid

.Above the confluence of the Ohio River, the Mississippi River is
cresting and will being a slow fall later next week. Downriver at
New Madrid, the river will crest at the threshold of moderate
flooding early next week.



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

Additional information is available at /lower case/


808 PM CDT Sat Mar 28 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At  7:30 PM Saturday the stage was 37.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 37.0 feet by
  after midnight tomorrow.  Additional rises may be possible
* Impact...At 38.0 Feet...The flood gate at Broadway closes.


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


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