Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 060239
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
939 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois
and Indiana...

  Little Wabash River...at Carmi...affecting Gallatin...Wayne and
                                     White Counties.
  Wabash River..........at New Harmony...affecting Gallatin...Wabash...
                                     White...Gibson and Posey Counties.

.Heavy rainfall has caused river levels to rise at these locations. At
Carmi...Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Sunday morning.
At New Harmony...Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is
forecast. See all of 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/

&&

ILC059-191-193-070639-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0057.000000T0000Z-150712T1559Z/
/CARI2.2.ER.150619T0700Z.150628T1330Z.150712T0959Z.NO/
939 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Little Wabash River at Carmi
* until Sunday July 12.
* At  8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 32.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 32.0 Feet...Flood waters flow up McHenry slough and
  areas near Route 1 and 14 in Carmi begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8816 3801 8828 3791 8812 3793 8808
      3804 8813 3825 8802

$$

ILC059-185-193-INC051-129-070638-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0062.000000T0000Z-150713T0824Z/
/NHRI3.1.ER.150621T1703Z.150630T2230Z.150713T0224Z.NO/
939 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Wabash River at New Harmony
* until Monday July 13.
* At  8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.7 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  before midnight.
* Impact...At 19.0 Feet...Surrounding bottomland is flooded.  Harmonie
  State Park is closed.

&&

LAT...LON 3816 8799 3789 8810 3780 8809 3781 8801
      3797 8799 3815 8790

$$




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