Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 161534
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1034 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

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

  Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam...Shawneetown...Brookport Dam...Grand
  Chain Dam and Cairo

.The Ohio River continues to fall with all points expected to go below
flood stage within the next 48 hours.

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/

&&

INC129-KYC225-170300-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-140417T0300Z/
/UNWK2.1.ER.140405T2315Z.140411T1600Z.140416T2100Z.NO/
1034 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam.
* until this evening.
* At 10:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 37.4 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
  late this afternoon.
* Impact...At 37.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 8811 3773 8800 3780 8784 3792 8796


$$

ILC059-069-KYC055-225-171933-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-140418T0900Z/
/SHNI2.1.ER.140405T0707Z.140411T1400Z.140418T0300Z.NO/
1034 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Shawneetown.
* until late Thursday night.
* At  9:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 36.1 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
  tomorrow late evening.

&&

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

$$

ILC127-KYC145-170700-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-140417T0700Z/
/BRKI2.1.ER.140407T2300Z.140412T2300Z.140417T0100Z.NO/
1034 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Brookport Dam.
* until late tonight.
* At  9:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 37.6 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
  this evening.
* 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-KYC007-145-171933-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-140417T2200Z/
/GCTI2.1.ER.140407T0500Z.140413T0000Z.140417T1600Z.NO/
1034 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam.
* until Thursday afternoon.
* At  8:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 43.2 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
  tomorrow late 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-MOC133-171933-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-140417T2000Z/
/CIRI2.1.ER.140406T1641Z.140409T1700Z.140417T1400Z.NO/
1034 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo.
* until Thursday afternoon.
* At 10:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 41.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow late morning.
* 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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