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Flood Warning issued July 04 at 9:49PM CDT until further notice by NWS
Effective: 9:49 p.m. on Saturday, July 4, 2015
Expires: 1:49 a.m. on Monday, July 6, 2015

...The flood warning continues for the...Mississippi River...at the
following locations...affecting the indicated counties in Illinois...
Missouri ans Kentucky...
Mississippi River at...
Cape Girardeau...affecting Alexander...Jackson...Union...Cape
Girardeau...Perry and Scott Counties.
Thebes...........affecting Alexander and Scott Counties.
New Madrid.......affecting Fulton...Mississippi and New Madrid
Counties.
.Heavy rainfall and runoff from upstream have caused river levels to
rise on the Mississippi River. At Cape Girardeau...Major flooding
continues. The River will continue to fall to a stage of 42.2 feet
by Monday morning. At Thebes...Moderate flooding is occurring and
Moderate flooding is forecast. The river will continue rising to near
41.8 feet by after midnight tomorrow. At New Madrid...Minor flooding
is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. See all of the details
below...
The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 9:30 PM Saturday the stage was 42.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The River will continue to fall to a stage of 42.2 feet
by Monday morning.
* Impact...At 43.0 Feet...The flood gate on North Main Street closes.
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