Cape Girardeau Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:30 PM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

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.


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