Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 231345

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Paducah KY
845 AM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

Pulaski IL-Massac IL-Marshall KY-McCracken KY-Ballard KY-Fulton KY-
Calloway KY-Livingston KY-Hickman KY-Carlisle KY-Graves KY-
Mississippi MO-New Madrid MO-
845 AM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Pulaski County in southern Illinois...
  Massac County in southern Illinois...
  Marshall County in western Kentucky...
  McCracken County in western Kentucky...
  Ballard County in western Kentucky...
  Fulton County in western Kentucky...
  Calloway County in western Kentucky...
  Livingston County in western Kentucky...
  Hickman County in western Kentucky...
  Carlisle County in western Kentucky...
  Graves County in western Kentucky...
  Mississippi County in southeastern Missouri...
  New Madrid County in southeastern Missouri...

* Until 245 PM CDT Friday

* At 844 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
  urban and small stream flooding in the advisory area. Should the
  heavy rains persist or increase in intensity, a Flash Flood Warning
  may be required for some areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Paducah, Murray, Sikeston, Mayfield, Metropolis, Charleston,
  Benton, Portageville, East Prairie, New Madrid, Cairo, Calvert
  City, Fulton, Hickman, Clinton, Lilbourn, La Center, Miner,
  Bardwell and Wickliffe.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


LAT...LON 3639 8997 3663 8996 3663 8970 3686 8970
      3702 8926 3707 8931 3698 8914 3712 8927
      3732 8922 3733 8925 3734 8898 3734 8871
      3724 8848 3739 8847 3740 8832 3738 8830
      3650 8805 3650 8953 3634 8954



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