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Flood Warning issued July 07 at 9:37PM CDT until further notice by NWS
Effective: 9:37 p.m. on Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Expires: 1:37 a.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Missouri...Kentucky...
Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau...Thebes and New Madrid
.The Mississippi River will continue to slowly fall through the end
of the workweek.
The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 9:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 41.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The River will continue to fall to a stage of 39.5 feet
by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 42.0 Feet...Several homes and structures in southern
Cape Girardeau County may be inundated or cut off due to backwater
flooding from the Diversion Channel. Evacuations may be required.
Thousands of acres are flooded. Numerous roads are closed both
along the Mississippi River and due to backwater flooding.
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