Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 020741
FLSPAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
241 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

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MASSAC IL-ALEXANDER IL-PULASKI IL-BALLARD KY-MCCRACKEN KY-
241 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  MASSAC COUNTY IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...
  CENTRAL ALEXANDER COUNTY IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...
  PULASKI COUNTY IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...
  BALLARD COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...
  MCCRACKEN COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 545 AM CDT

* AT 240 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PADUCAH...METROPOLIS...CAIRO...LA CENTER...WICKLIFFE...REIDLAND...
  LONE OAK...BROOKPORT...MOUNDS...BARLOW...TAMMS...MOUND CITY...
  KARNAK...LOVELACEVILLE...WEST PADUCAH...WOODLAWN-OAKDALE...OLIVE
  BRANCH...HENDRON...MASSAC AND HORSESHOE LAKE CONSERVATION AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3698 8912 3698 8919 3707 8926 3706 8931
      3702 8926 3700 8927 3703 8936 3733 8936
      3732 8907 3729 8904 3731 8901 3720 8854
      3716 8849 3707 8849 3708 8857 3707 8857
      3702 8850 3694 8850 3695 8882 3693 8909

$$

DRS


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