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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:46 PM CST Jan. 16, 2020 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Cairo
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 49.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 49.8 feet by
early Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 50.0 feet... the first gate is closed at Cairo.


Lat... Lon 3709 8946 3717 8916 3709 8907 3680 8900
      3651 8918





722 PM CST Thu Jan 16 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Thebes
* until late Saturday night.
* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 35.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river has crested and will continue to fall
to below flood stage by Saturday evening.
* Impact... at 34.0 feet... the town of Thebes begins to flood.


Lat... Lon 3723 8959 3725 8941 3713 8929 3709 8946





722 PM CST Thu Jan 16 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until late Sunday night.
* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 36.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river has crested and will continue to fall
to below flood stage by Sunday before midnight.
* 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





Special Weather Statement
Issued: 7:28 AM CST Jan. 17, 2020 – National Weather Service

... Patchy sleet this morning...

An area of sleet will move northeast out of southeast Missouri
this morning. Light sleet will move into far western Kentucky and
southwest Illinois. Any accumulations will be just a trace before
temperatures rise above freezing late this morning, changing
precipitation to rain. Some brief freezing rain is possible as
well.

A few slick spots are possible until temperatures rise above
freezing.


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728 am CST Fri Jan 17 2020

... Patchy sleet this morning...

An area of sleet will move northeast out of southeast Missouri
this morning. Light sleet will move into far western Kentucky and
southwest Illinois. Any accumulations will be just a trace before
temperatures rise above freezing late this morning, changing
precipitation to rain. Some brief freezing rain is possible as
well.

A few slick spots are possible until temperatures rise above
freezing.


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