- Flood Warning issued May 23 at 8:30PM CDT until June 01 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS
- Effective: 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23, 2017
- Expires: 7 a.m. on Thursday, June 1, 2017
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau affecting Alexander...
Jackson...Union...Cape Girardeau...Perry and Scott Counties
Mississippi River at Thebes affecting Alexander and Scott Counties
.Water levels continue to fluctuate along portions of the Mississippi
River with minor flood conditions persisting at Thebes Illinois. At
Cape Girardeau, moderate flood conditions are expected on Friday,
followed by a slow fall below moderate levels over the weekend. Both
points should drop below flood stage next week.
The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until Thursday June 1.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 35.9 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 early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage early
Thursday morning, June 1.
* Impact...At 38.0 Feet...The flood gate at Broadway closes.
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