Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 251557
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting
   areas in Missouri...Illinois...Kentucky and Indiana...

   At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh...
   Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties
   At Mount Vernon affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...Henderson
   and Union Counties
   At the J.T. Myers Dam affecting Posey and Union Counties
   At Shawneetown affecting Gallatin...Hardin...Crittenden
   and Union Counties
   At Golconda affecting Hardin...Pope...Crittenden and
   Livingston Counties
   At the Smithland Dam affecting Pope and Livingston Counties
   At Paducah affecting Massac...Pope...Livingston and
   McCracken Counties
   At the Brookport Dam affecting Massac and McCracken Counties
   At the Grand Chain Dam affecting Massac...Pulaski...Ballard
   and McCracken Counties
   At Cairo affecting Alexander...Pulaski...Ballard...
   Carlisle...Fulton...Hickman and Mississippi Counties

.Water levels continue to slowly fall along several portions of the
lower Ohio River with moderate flood conditions ending by Friday, and
all flooding forecast to end over the weekend. This will dependent on
the amount of rainfall over the basin during the next 36 hours.

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/

&&

INC147-163-173-KYC059-101-261124-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150326T1124Z/
/NBGI3.2.ER.150306T1630Z.150318T0200Z.150326T0524Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at the Newburgh Dam.
* until Thursday morning.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 40.6 feet.
* Flood Stage is 38.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage overnight.

&&

LAT...LON 3801 8745 3787 8745 3780 8728 3790 8721


$$

INC129-163-KYC101-225-261957-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150328T0120Z/
/MTVI3.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150319T1100Z.150327T1920Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Mount Vernon.
* until Friday evening.
* At 6 AM Wednesday the stage was 42.4 feet.
* Flood Stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage by
  Friday afternoon.

&&

LAT...LON 3792 8796 3780 8784 3781 8769 3796 8770
      3798 8784

$$

INC129-KYC225-261956-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150328T0640Z/
/UNWK2.1.ER.150308T2030Z.150321T0300Z.150328T0040Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at the J.T. Myers Dam.
* until late Friday night.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 45.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage by
  Friday evening.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 8811 3773 8800 3780 8784 3792 8796


$$

ILC059-069-KYC055-225-261956-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150328T1800Z/
/SHNI2.2.ER.150307T2143Z.150321T1100Z.150328T1200Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Shawneetown.
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 45.1 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to Minor flood conditions overnight,
  and below flood stage by Saturday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 8811 3771 8821 3753 8818 3757 8800
      3773 8800

$$

ILC069-151-KYC055-139-261956-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-150328T0200Z/
/GOLI2.1.ER.150311T0230Z.150321T1200Z.150327T2000Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Golconda
* until Friday evening.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 46.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage by
  Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 46.0 Feet...Flooding begins to affect Rosiclare
  Illinois.

&&

LAT...LON 3757 8800 3746 8851 3728 8856 3727 8840
      3735 8839 3746 8799

$$

ILC151-KYC139-261956-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-150327T1600Z/
/SMLI2.1.ER.150313T0418Z.150317T1315Z.150327T1000Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at the Smithland Dam.
* until Friday morning.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 43.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage by
  Friday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3728 8856 3715 8852 3707 8837 3727 8840


$$

ILC127-151-KYC139-145-261956-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150328T0900Z/
/PAHK2.2.ER.150312T0515Z.150317T1430Z.150328T0300Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Paducah.
* until late Friday night.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 43.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 39.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to Minor flood conditions by tomorrow,
  and below flood stage by Friday evening.
* Impact...At 43.0 Feet...Moderate flooding occurs affecting several
  small unprotected towns.

&&

LAT...LON 3715 8861 3709 8872 3697 8854 3707 8837
      3715 8852

$$

ILC127-KYC145-261956-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150329T1700Z/
/BRKI2.1.ER.150309T0600Z.150317T1400Z.150329T1100Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at the Brookport Dam.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At 8 AM Wednesday the stage was 45.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3727 8884 3714 8888 3709 8872 3715 8861


$$

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-261956-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150329T1500Z/
/GCTI2.2.ER.150310T0100Z.150318T1400Z.150329T0900Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at the Grand Chain Dam.
* until Sunday morning.
* At 8 AM Wednesday the stage was 50.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to Minor flood conditions Friday morning,
  and below flood stage by Sunday morning.

&&

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

$$

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-261956-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150329T2200Z/
/CIRI2.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150321T0400Z.150329T1600Z.NO/
1057 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Cairo.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At 10 AM Wednesday the stage was 47.4 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to Minor flood conditions overnight,
  and below flood stage by Sunday morning.

&&

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

$$




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