Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 252141
FLSPAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
441 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

KYC047-221-252245-
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TRIGG KY-CHRISTIAN KY-
441 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
545 PM CDT FOR TRIGG AND CHRISTIAN COUNTIES...

AT 424 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED ANOTHER AREA OF RAIN THAT
MAY CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN MAINLY SOUTHERN PARTS
OF THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE AND A HALF TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
FALLEN OVER PARTS OF THE ADVISORY AREA RECENTLY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
HOPKINSVILLE...OAK GROVE...FORT CAMPBELL NORTH...LAND BETWEEN THE
LAKES AREA...PEMBROKE...CANTON...HERNDON...AND LINTON.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ABOUT AN INCH IS POSSIBLE OVER THE AREA DUE
TO THE SECOND AREA OF RAIN MOVING THROUGH. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN MAY
CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. HOWEVER, IF THE RAINFALL DOES NOT MATERIALIZE
AS FORECAST, THE FLOOD ADVISORY MAY BE CANCELLED EARLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3667 8786 3668 8803 3687 8810 3695 8789
      3694 8785 3696 8776 3702 8771 3715 8767
      3710 8752 3713 8749 3713 8737 3715 8736
      3715 8734 3711 8731 3711 8728 3708 8728
      3706 8726 3664 8734 3663 8784

$$

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