Flood Warning for Pulaski and Alexander Counties, Illinois
The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for Pulaski and Alexander Counties, Illinois, USA.
The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Cairo.
Minor flooding is occurring and MAJOR flooding is forecast.
At 7 PM Sunday, the flood stage was 45.9 feet. The river will continue to rise to near 53.0 feet by Monday, February 18, then begin falling. The official flood stage is 40.0 feet.
The warning remains in effect until further notice.
SITUATION UPDATE 2/13/2019: Moderate flooding is occurring in the forecast area. At 9 PM Tuesday, the flood stage was 48.6 feet. The river will continue rising to near 53.0 feet by Wednesday morning, 2/20/2019.