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754 PM CDT Sat May 27 2017
The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 7:30 PM Saturday the stage was 36.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue a slow fall but will stay
above flood stage into the foreseeable future.
* Impact...At 36.0 Feet...The flood gate on Themis Street closes.
LAT...LON 3769 8959 3769 8935 3744 8934 3725 8941
3723 8959 3732 8963
$$Lake Wind Advisory
Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Including the cities of Mount Vernon, Fairfield, Albion,
Mount Carmel, Pinckneyville, West Frankfort, McLeansboro, Carmi,
Carbondale, Murphysboro, Herrin, Harrisburg, Shawneetown,
Jonesboro, Vienna, Golconda, Elizabethtown, Cairo, Mound City,
Metropolis, Fort Branch, Petersburg, Poseyville, Evansville,
Boonville, Rockport, Hickman, Clinton, Bardwell, Wickliffe,
Paducah, Mayfield, Smithland, Benton, Murray, Marion, Eddyville,
Cadiz, Princeton, Morganfield, Dixon, Madisonville, Hopkinsville,
Henderson, Owensboro, Calhoun, Greenville, Elkton, Perryville,
Marble Hill, Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Piedmont, Van Buren,
Doniphan, Poplar Bluff, Bloomfield, Sikeston, Charleston,
and New Madrid
1021 AM CDT Sun May 28 2017
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a Lake Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening.
* TIMING...From 1015 AM CDT to 8 PM CDT
* WINDS...Will average 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 to 30 mph
from the west southwest especially for areas east of Interstate
57. Winds will gradually shift to the northwest this afternoon.
* IMPACTS...Winds are expected to be strong enough to cause
problems for boaters on area lakes. Small boats will be the most
A Lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.