Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 280145
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
845 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...The flood warning continues for the...Ohio River...at Cairo...
affecting Alexander...Pulaski...Ballard...Carlisle...Fulton...Hickman
and Mississippi Counties following rivers in Illinois...Kentucky and
Missouri...

  Ohio River...at Cairo...affecting Alexander...Pulaski...Ballard...
                          Carlisle...Fulton...Hickman and Mississippi
                          Counties.

.Heavy rainfall has caused river levels to rise on the Ohio River. At
Cairo...Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
See 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/

&&

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-290545-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0060.000000T0000Z-150729T1200Z/
/CIRI2.2.ER.150621T0135Z.150708T0000Z.150729T0600Z.NO/
845 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo
* until Wednesday morning.
* At  8:00 PM Monday the stage was 42.0 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
  early Wednesday 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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