Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 201952
FLSPAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
252 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

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PERRY MO-
252 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 445 PM CDT.

* AT 249 PM CDT A SMALL CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WERE DRIFTING
SLOWLY EASTWARD ACROSS PERRY COUNTY. HOURLY DOPPLER RAINFALL
ESTIMATES ARE RUNNING BETWEEN 1 AND 1.75 INCHES. AS SLOW AS THE
CLUSTER IS TRACKING, AN ADDITION 1 INCH OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE
ACROSS THE COUNTY. PLEASE USE CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR CHILDREN
RETURNING FROM SCHOOL AS WELL AS SCHOOL BUS TRAFFIC.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3785 8979 3785 8974 3779 8966 3775 8966
      3775 8962 3769 8951 3764 8952 3759 8948
      3756 8953 3757 8959 3760 8961 3760 9014
      3764 9014 3782 9001 3787 8994 3790 8984

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