Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 291647
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1147 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...The flood warning continues for the...Ohio River...at the following
locations...affecting the indicated counties in Indiana...Kentucky...
Illinois...and Missouri...

  Ohio River at...

    J.T. Myers Dam...affecting Posey and Union Counties.

    Shawneetown......affecting Gallatin...Hardin...Crittenden and
    Union Counties.
    Brookport Dam....affecting Massac and McCracken Counties.

    Grand Chain Dam..affecting Massac...Pulaski...Ballard and McCracken
    Counties.
    Cairo............affecting Alexander...Pulaski...Ballard...Carlisle...
    Fulton...Hickman and Mississippi Counties.

.Heavy rainfall and runoff from upstream have caused river levels to
rise on the Ohio River. Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding
is forecast at these locations. See the details below...

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/

&&

INC129-KYC225-300000-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150330T0000Z/
/UNWK2.1.ER.150308T2030Z.150321T0300Z.150329T1800Z.NO/
1147 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam.
* until this evening.
* At 11:00 AM Sunday the stage was 37.1 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this afternoon.
* Impact...At 37.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 8811 3773 8800 3780 8784 3792 8796


$$

ILC059-069-KYC055-225-302047-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150401T0000Z/
/SHNI2.2.ER.150307T2143Z.150321T1100Z.150331T1800Z.NO/
1147 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Shawneetown.
* until Tuesday evening.
* At 11:30 AM Sunday the stage was 36.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Tuesday early afternoon.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 8811 3771 8821 3753 8818 3757 8800
      3773 8800

$$

ILC127-KYC145-302047-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150330T2100Z/
/BRKI2.1.ER.150309T0600Z.150317T1400Z.150330T1500Z.NO/
1147 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Brookport Dam.
* until Monday afternoon.
* At  8:00 AM Sunday the stage was 39.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow late morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3727 8884 3714 8888 3709 8872 3715 8861


$$

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-302046-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150331T0100Z/
/GCTI2.2.ER.150310T0100Z.150318T1400Z.150330T1900Z.NO/
1147 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam.
* until Monday evening.
* At  9:00 AM Sunday the stage was 45.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow early afternoon.

&&

LAT...LON 3727 8908 3717 8916 3709 8907 3714 8888
      3727 8884

$$

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-302046-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150331T1400Z/
/CIRI2.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150321T0400Z.150331T0800Z.NO/
1147 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo.
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 11:00 AM Sunday the stage was 43.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Tuesday morning.

&&

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

$$



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