Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 281557
FLSPAH
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
1057 AM CDT Sun May 28 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Kentucky...Missouri...

  Ohio River at Cairo affecting Alexander...Pulaski...Ballard...
  Carlisle...Fulton...Hickman and Mississippi Counties

.River levels will rise slightly through tomorrow on the Ohio River
at Cairo. Water levels should then begin to fall but are expected to
remain above flood stage through the week.

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/

&&

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-291957-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170604T1330Z/
/CIRI2.2.ER.170428T0300Z.170508T1700Z.170604T0730Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT Sun May 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo.
* until Sunday June 04.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 41.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 41.5 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river is expected to fall below stage by
  Sunday...June 4.
* Impact...At 40.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3709 8946 3717 8916 3709 8907 3680 8900
      3651 8918

$$




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