Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS43 KPAH 091337
FLWPAH
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
837 AM CDT WED APR 9 2014

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Moderate to Major Severity for the
following rivers in Indiana...
  Patoka River near Princeton affecting Gibson County

.The Patoka continues to rise with major flooding expected to develop
by Thursday afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Never drive cars...trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow
children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated
forecasts.

Additional information is available at
http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=pah /lower case/

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837 AM CDT WED APR 9 2014

...forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
  the Patoka River near Princeton
* At  7:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 21.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 22.2 feet by
  Thursday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Tuesday early afternoon.


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LAT...LON 3842 8770 3839 8771 3837 8747 3836 8741
      3839 8741 3843 8747

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