Alexander Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 11:27 AM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Cairo.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 11 am Tuesday the stage was 42.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will fall to 42.0 feet tomorrow morning
with minor flood conditions expected to end on Memorial Day.


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




1123 am CDT Tue may 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River at Thebes.
* Until Wednesday may 31.
* At 11 am Tuesday the stage was 34.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will fluctuate and rise near 36.0 feet
Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday
before midnight.
* Impact... at 34.0 feet... the town of Thebes begins to flood.


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





1119 am CDT Tue may 23 2017

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River at
Cape Girardeau.
* At 11 am Tuesday the stage was 35.6 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
Friday afternoon. At 37 feet moderate flooding will occur.
* 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




Local Radar

Click to Enlarge

Nearby Radar Stations