Carbondale, IL

9:12 AM CDT on May 24, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Fire station #2 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 407 ft 37.73 °N, 89.24 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
60.6 °F
Feels Like 60.6 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from NE
Gusts 10.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.56 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1100 ft
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 78%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 8:07 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KMWA 241345Z 31008KT 10SM OVC011 15/15 A2956
Pressure 29.56 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1100 ft
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 78%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 8:07 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KMWA 241345Z 31008KT 10SM OVC011 15/15 A2956

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:22 PM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 32.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 33.2 feet by tomorrow evening.
* Impact: at 33.5 feet... Water Street in Chester begins flooding.
* Impact: at 33.0 feet... within a foot of this height, Highway a is
closed between County roads 448 and 460 at Wittenberg in southern
Perry County.
* Impact: at 32.5 feet... the Road at Fort Gage farm begins flooding
at Menard correctional center.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 05/24 05/25 05/26 05/27 05/28

Mississippi River
Chester 27.0 32.67 33.0 33.2 33.0 32.5 31.7




Lat... Lon 3826 9043 3826 9030 3769 8935 3769 8959
      3787 9003






920 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the big Muddy river near Murphysboro
* until Sunday morning.
* At 9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 23.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 24.0 feet... some minor flooding in S 3rd & division /
Plum street area.


Lat... Lon 3777 8946 3784 8915 3778 8915 3773 8935
      3760 8941 3760 8947




830 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

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.


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