Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 290006
FLSPAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
706 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

INC051-129-163-290200-
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VANDERBURGH IN-POSEY IN-GIBSON IN-
706 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  GIBSON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA...
  POSEY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA...
  VANDERBURGH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA...

* UNTIL 900 PM CDT.

* AT 703 PM CDT SHOWERS AND STORMS PRODUCING PERIODS OF TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL WILL MOVE THROUGH PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST INDIANA DURING THE
EARLY EVENING HOURS. OVER THE PAST HALF HOUR, A FEW REPORTS OF HEAVY
RAIN AND DITCHES FILLING TO BANKFULL HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. COMMUNITIES
IN THE ADVISORY AREA CAN EXPECT BETWEEN 1 OR 1.5 INCHES OF
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL. PLEASE USE CAUTION DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITIES
AND PONDING OF ROADWAYS THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3838 8741 3838 8731 3820 8732 3820 8747
      3794 8745 3791 8752 3797 8760 3782 8764
      3791 8768 3788 8783 3793 8790 3777 8795
      3780 8808 3805 8804 3815 8793 3825 8799
      3831 8787 3827 8785 3842 8774 3853 8747

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