Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
440 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid-
440 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

...Serious flood situation continues to unfold across southeast
Missouri and southern Illinois...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Widespread moderate to heavy rainfall amounts are expected again
today, which will aggravate ongoing major flooding conditions
across southeast Missouri and southern Illinois. A Flash Flood
Watch remains in effect through late tonight for southeast
Missouri, southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, and several
counties in western Kentucky that border those states. Please
refer to the Flash Flood Watch for more details.

There is also a slight risk of severe thunderstorms today into
this evening. The primary hazard will be isolated damaging winds.
A brief tornado or two is possible, along with isolated large

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Widespread rainfall is expected Wednesday into Thursday. At this
time, rainfall totals are forecast to average one to two inches.
This rainfall will likely slow the recession of floodwaters from
this weekends very heavy rain. Isolated thunderstorms are also
possible with this system, but they are not expected to be
severe. However, thunderstorms could produce locally heavy
rainfall that might produce flash flooding given the saturated
ground in some areas.


Spotter activation may be requested today or early tonight for
thunderstorms. Spotters are requested to report any flooding
conditions or excessive rainfall amounts.



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