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Flood Warning
Issued: 12:04 PM CST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Cairo.
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Monday the stage was 39.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
rise to near 45.5 feet by Tuesday, February 26th.


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




1120 am CST Mon Feb 19 2018

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Grand Chain dam
* at 2:00 am Monday the stage was 44.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 50.0 feet by
Wednesday, February 28th, early afternoon. Additional rises may be
possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 48.0 feet... water reaches the power house at lock and
dam 53.


Lat... Lon 3727 8908 3727 8884 3714 8888 3709 8907
      3717 8916




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