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Flood Warning issued July 02 at 9:53PM CDT until further notice by NWS
Effective: 9:53 p.m. on Thursday, July 2, 2015
Expires: 1:53 a.m. on Saturday, July 4, 2015

...The flood warning continues for the...Mississippi River...at the
following locations...affecting the indicated counties in Illinois...
Missouri and 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 has caused river levels to rise on the Mississippi
River. At Cape Girardeau...Major flooding is occurring and Major
flooding is forecast. The river will continue rising to near 43.5
feet by Saturday early afternoon then begin falling. At Thebes...
Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast. The
river will continue rising to near 42.5 feet by Saturday morning
then begin falling. At New Madrid...Minor flooding is occurring and
Minor flooding is forecast. See the details below...
The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 9:30 PM Thursday the stage was 43.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 43.5 feet by
Saturday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At 43.0 Feet...The flood gate on North Main Street closes.
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