As of Monday the Mississippi River was still above flood stage in Cape Girardeau. On Monday at noon the river stood at 33.52 feet. As of Monday the river has been above flood stage for 139 consecutive days. This year the river has set a record for consecutive days above flood stage. The National Weather Service says flooding on the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau is forecast to end later this week. City crews continue to run the pumping stations around the clock.