Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 061555
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
955 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

  Green River at Calhoun and Paradise

.Heavy rainfall and snowmelt will continue to cause the Green River
to rise through the first part of next week. Paradise is expected to
crest at 387.2 feet and Calhoun will crest at 25.8 feet.

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/

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KYC177-071955-
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/PRDK2.2.ER.150304T2015Z.150307T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
955 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Green River at Paradise
* until further notice.
* At  9:15 AM Friday the stage was 386.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 380.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 387.2 feet by
  tomorrow morning then begin falling.

&&

LAT...LON 3746 8716 3731 8719 3729 8707 3720 8697
      3726 8689 3742 8703

$$

KYC149-233-071955-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0008.150306T2000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CALK2.1.ER.150306T2000Z.150310T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
955 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Green River at Calhoun.
* from this afternoon until further notice.
* At  9:00 AM Friday the stage was 22.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 25.8 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 26.0 Feet...Moderate flooding occurs with thousands of
  acreage flooded in the Island, Rumsey, and Jewel City areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3775 8742 3761 8757 3743 8707 3751 8703
      3763 8739 3772 8730

$$




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