Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 101622
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1022 AM CST WED FEB 10 2016

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

  Ohio River at Shawneetown, Brookport Dam, Grand Chain Dam, and
  Cairo.

.River levels continue to fall along portions of the Ohio River.
Minor flooding will end this evening at Shawneetown and by Friday
night into Saturday morning for the other sites.

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/

&&

ILC059-069-KYC055-225-110600-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160211T0600Z/
/SHNI2.1.ER.160208T0423Z.160209T1700Z.160211T0000Z.NO/
1022 AM CST WED FEB 10 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Shawneetown.
* until late tonight.
* At  9:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 33.3 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
  this evening.
* Impact...At 33.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.

&&

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

$$

ILC127-KYC145-112021-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
/BRKI2.1.ER.160209T0000Z.160210T0800Z.160213T0600Z.NO/
1022 AM CST WED FEB 10 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Brookport Dam.
* until Saturday morning.
* At  8:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 37.2 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
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 37.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.

&&

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


$$

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-112021-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160213T1500Z/
/GCTI2.1.ER.160207T2000Z.160210T0200Z.160213T0900Z.NO/
1022 AM CST WED FEB 10 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam.
* until Saturday morning.
* At  6:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 42.8 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
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 42.0 Feet...This will cause minor flooding of mainly low
  lying areas.

&&

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

$$

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-112021-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-160213T0800Z/
/CIRI2.1.ER.160207T1835Z.160210T0400Z.160213T0200Z.NO/
1022 AM CST WED FEB 10 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo.
* until late Friday night.
* At 10:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 40.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will hold steady this afternoon and then begin
  falling. The river will fall below flood stage Friday evening.
* Impact...At 40.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.

&&

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

$$



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