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Flood Warning
Issued: 7:50 PM CDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Cairo
* until Wednesday may 31.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 41.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday may 31st in the early afternoon.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.


Lat... Lon 3709 8946 3717 8916 3709 8907 3680 8900
      3651 8918





748 PM CDT Wed may 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Thebes
* until Wednesday may 31.
* At 7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 35.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 36.0 feet by
Friday evening.
* Impact... at 34.0 feet... the town of Thebes begins to flood.


Lat... Lon 3723 8959 3725 8941 3713 8929 3709 8946





748 PM CDT Wed may 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until Friday June 02.
* At 7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 36.2 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
Friday morning.
* 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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