Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 020535
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1235 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...The flood warning continues for the...Patoka River...near
Princeton...affecting Gibson County...in Indiana...

  Patoka River...near Princeton...affecting Gibson County.

.Radar evaluation of heavy rainfall in the Patoka River basin has
caused a revision of the river level forecast previously issued.
Because of the increased rainfall the river is now expected to rise
to near 19.7 feet before falling below flood stage early Monday
evening. Minor flooding is forecast to continue until then. The
previous forecast was to fall below flood stage this evening
(Thursday). 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/

&&

INC051-030935-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0065.000000T0000Z-150706T1200Z/
/PNTI3.1.ER.150624T1452Z.150703T0000Z.150706T0600Z.NO/
1235 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Patoka River near Princeton.
* until Monday morning.
* At 11:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.7 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage early Monday
  morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3842 8770 3839 8771 3837 8747 3836 8741
      3839 8741 3843 8747

$$




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