Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 271533
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1033 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...The flood warning continues for the...Mississippi River...at
New Madrid...affecting Fulton...Mississippi and New Madrid Counties
in Kentucky AND Missouri...

  Mississippi River...at New Madrid...affecting Fulton...Mississippi
and New Madrid Counties.

.Heavy rainfall and runoff from upstream have caused river levels to
rise on the Mississippi River. At New Madrid...Minor flooding is
occurring and 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/

&&

KYC075-MOC133-143-281933-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-150328T2100Z/
/NMDM7.1.ER.150316T1745Z.150322T1200Z.150328T1500Z.NO/
1033 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at New Madrid.
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 34.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 34.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow late morning.
* Impact...At 34.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3662 8962 3648 8964 3648 8935 3650 8935
      3651 8918 3669 8927

$$




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