Grand Tower, IL (62942)

4:04 AM CDT on May 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Cedar Lake Boat Launch | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 548 ft 37.67 °N, 89.27 °W | Updated 12 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
56.4 °F
Feels Like 56.4 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:42 AM 8:07 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
METAR KMDH 230852Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 14/13 A2985 RMK AO2 SLP106 T01390128 56020
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:42 AM 8:07 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
METAR KMDH 230852Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 14/13 A2985 RMK AO2 SLP106 T01390128 56020

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:28 PM CDT May. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Monday the stage was 31.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 33.7 feet by Wednesday 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.
* Impact: at 31.5 feet... in Perry County, Highway E is closed between
County Road 322 and levee Road (county Road 354) at Bois Brule
creek.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 05/23 05/24 05/25 05/26 05/27

Mississippi River
Chester 27.0 31.93 32.5 33.5 33.7 33.2 32.4




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






901 PM CDT Mon may 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the big Muddy river near Murphysboro.
* Until late Saturday night.
* At 8:30 PM Monday the stage was 23.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 23.7 feet by Wednesday
evening. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday before midnight.
* 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




832 PM CDT Mon may 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until Wednesday may 31.
* At 8:00 PM Monday the stage was 35.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 36.5 feet by
Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage early
Wednesday morning, may 31.
* 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