Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 041727
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1127 AM CST THU FEB 4 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
Kentucky...

  Ohio River at Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh...
  Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties

.Recent heavy rainfall has caused water levels to rise along the
Ohio River. Minor flooding is forecast to develop at Newburgh Dam
by later Friday evening.

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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INC147-163-173-KYC059-101-052127-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0005.160206T0500Z-160210T1525Z/
/NBGI3.1.ER.160206T0500Z.160208T0600Z.160210T0925Z.NO/
1127 AM CST THU FEB 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Newburgh Dam.
* from Friday evening to Wednesday morning.
* At 11:00 AM Thursday the stage was 31.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 38.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late Friday evening and continue
  to rise to near a crest of 39.9 feet Sunday night.
* Impact...At 38.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs.  The river is 2500
  feet wide and begins covering agricultural land on the Kentucky
  side.

&&

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


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