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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:39 PM CDT Oct. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 32.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 34.2 feet Wednesday morning.
* Impact: at 34.7 feet... the north parking lot at Menard correctional
center begins flooding.
* 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.


                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 10/15 10/16 10/17 10/18 10/19

Mississippi River
Chester 27.0 32.94 33.2 33.9 34.2 34.2 33.7




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






846 PM CDT sun Oct 14 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until further notice.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 35.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 38.5 feet by
Friday evening then begin falling.
* 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




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