Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 251556
FLSPAH
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
1056 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Kentucky...Missouri...

  Ohio River at Cairo

.The Ohio River at Cairo Illinois will remain nearly steady around
41.5 feet through the Memorial Day weekend. It will then start to fall
next week.

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/

&&

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-261956-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170601T1500Z/
/CIRI2.2.ER.170428T0300Z.170508T1700Z.170601T0900Z.NO/
1056 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo.
* until Thursday June 01.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 41.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain nearly steady around 41.5 feet
  through the weekend. It will then start to fall next week.
* Impact...At 40.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.

&&

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

$$



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