Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 281532
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1032 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

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

  Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam and Cairo

.Recent heavy rainfall has caused portions of the Ohio River to
rise into minor to moderate flooding. The river at Grand Chain and
Cairo is expected to continue to rise through the upcoming 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/

&&

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-291932-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0059.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GCTI2.1.ER.150622T2100Z.150704T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam
* until further notice.
* At  7:00 AM Sunday the stage was 44.4 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 46.0 feet by
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 48.0 Feet...Water reaches the power house at Lock and
  Dam 53.

&&

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

$$

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-291932-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0060.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CIRI2.2.ER.150621T0135Z.150704T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 45.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 47.0 feet by
  Saturday morning.

&&

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

$$



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