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4:11 PM CDT on July 07, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Waning Gibbous, 61% visible
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 7000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 10000 ft
Overcast 12000 ft
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.98 in
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UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 2.00 out of 12
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METAR KCGI 072053Z 24004KT 10SM -RA FEW070 BKN100 OVC120 24/23 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP149 P0003 60079 T02390228 54000

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Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 7000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 10000 ft
Overcast 12000 ft
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.98 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 2.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KCGI 072053Z 24004KT 10SM -RA FEW070 BKN100 OVC120 24/23 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP149 P0003 60079 T02390228 54000

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 12:49 PM CDT on July 07, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Thebes
* until further notice.
* At 12:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 40.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 40.1 feet
by tomorrow morning.


Lat... Lon 3723 8959 3709 8946 3713 8929 3725 8941





1249 PM CDT Tue Jul 7 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 12:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 41.4 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 40.7 feet
by tomorrow 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.


Lat... Lon 3769 8959 3732 8963 3723 8959 3725 8941
      3744 8934 3769 8935




Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 2:40 PM CDT on July 07, 2015

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Union County in southern Illinois...
Alexander County in southern Illinois...
Pulaski County in southern Illinois...
Cape Girardeau County in southeastern Missouri...
Scott County in southeastern Missouri...
Bollinger County in southeastern Missouri...
Stoddard County in southeastern Missouri...

* until 445 PM CDT

* at 240 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. Many of these storms will drop their heavy rain in
repeat fashion over the same areas. This will cause minor flooding
in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cape Girardeau... Sikeston... Jackson... Dexter... Scott City... Anna...
Chaffee... Cairo... Bloomfield... Jonesboro... Marble Hill... advance...
Oran... Miner... Benton... Cobden... Morehouse... Puxico... Bertrand and
Mounds.

Lat... Lon 3691 9026 3704 9011 3708 9011 3709 9022
      3760 9014 3756 8947 3760 8943 3760 8905
      3733 8908 3730 8893 3723 8893 3716 8909
      3706 8918 3699 8915 3707 8931 3702 8926
      3688 8951 3686 8970 3678 8970 3673 9016



1123 am CDT Tue Jul 7 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southern Illinois... southwest
Indiana... western Kentucky and southeast Missouri... including
the following areas... in southern Illinois...
Alexander... Edwards... Franklin... Gallatin... Hamilton...
Hardin... Jackson... Jefferson... Johnson... Massac... Perry IL...
Pope... Pulaski... Saline... Union IL... Wabash... Wayne IL... white
and Williamson. In southwest Indiana... Gibson... Pike... Posey...
Spencer... Vanderburgh and Warrick. In western Kentucky...
Ballard... Caldwell... Calloway... Carlisle... Christian...
Crittenden... Daviess... Fulton... Graves... Henderson... Hickman...
Hopkins... Livingston... Lyon... Marshall... McCracken... McLean...
Muhlenberg... Todd... Trigg... Union KY and Webster. In southeast
Missouri... Bollinger... Butler... Cape Girardeau... Carter...
Mississippi... New Madrid... Perry MO... Ripley... Scott...
Stoddard and Wayne MO.

* Through Wednesday evening

* radar estimates show 1 to 2 inches of rain has fallen already
over broad swaths of the region... while some locally heavier
reports in the 3 to 5 inch range had already caused flooding.
With rivers already in flood... many creeks and streams either
flooding or near bankfull... and more rain on the way over the
next 24 to 36 hours... including the potential for repeat heavy
rains over the same areas... additional flash flooding is
expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.