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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:48 PM CDT Apr. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 35.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to fall to a stage of 35.0 feet by
Tuesday morning.
* Impact: at 35.2 feet... in Perry County, Highway c is closed between
County roads 352 and 354 (the levee road) near Menfro.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 04/22 04/23 04/24 04/25 04/26

Mississippi River
Chester 27.0 35.45 35.5 35.0 34.4 33.8 33.2




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






858 PM CDT sun Apr 21 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 38.7 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 38.3 feet
by Tuesday morning.
* 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




844 PM CDT sun Apr 21 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the big Muddy river near Murphysboro.
* Until Saturday morning.
* At 8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 25.4 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
Saturday 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