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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah KY
1113 AM CDT Fri Apr 16 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Missouri...Illinois...

  Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau

.While the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau remains in flood, it
is falling, and will be falling below flood stage later this weekend.

For the Mississippi River...including Cape Girardeau...Minor
flooding is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

&&


ILC003-077-181-MOC031-157-201-171815-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0043.000000T0000Z-210418T1300Z/
/CPGM7.1.ER.210413T1130Z.210415T1430Z.210418T0700Z.NO/
1113 AM CDT Fri Apr 16 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Sunday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau.
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 9:30 AM CDT Friday the stage was 34.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early
  Sunday morning and continue falling to 23.4 feet Monday, April 26.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet, The flood gate on Themis Street closes.
  &&

LAT...LON 3769 8959 3769 8935 3744 8934 3725 8941
      3722 8959 3732 8963

$$

07



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