Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 060321
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
921 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...The flood warning continues for the...Green River...at
the following locations...affecting the indicated counties in
Kentucky...

  Green River at...

     Calhoun....affecting McLean and Webster Counties.

     Paradise...affecting Muhlenberg County.

.Heavy rainfall and snowmelt have caused river levels to rise on
the Green River. At Paradise...Minor flooding is occurring and
Moderate flooding is forecast. Latest stage was 386.0 feet. Flood
Stage is 380 feet. The river will continue rising to near 386.4 feet
by Friday early afternoon then begin falling. At Calhoun...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/

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KYC177-070721-
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/PRDK2.2.ER.150304T2015Z.150306T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
921 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Green River at Paradise
* until further notice.
* At  8:15 PM Thursday the stage was 386.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 380.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 386.4 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon then begin falling.

&&

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

$$

KYC149-233-070721-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0008.150307T0959Z-000000T0000Z/
/CALK2.1.ER.150307T0959Z.150309T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
921 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Green River at Calhoun.
* from late Friday night until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 21.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Saturday morning and continue
  to rise to near 25.0 feet by Monday early afternoon. Additional
  rises are possible thereafter.
* 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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