Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 011535
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1035 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

  Wabash River at New Harmony affecting Gallatin...Wabash...White...
  Gibson and Posey Counties

.Recent heavy rainfall combined with additional heavy rains through
the end of the week will cause river levels to remain elevated along
area rivers. Minor flooding is occurring on the Wabash River at New
Harmony and will continue into next week.

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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ILC059-185-193-INC051-129-021935-
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/NHRI3.1.ER.150621T1703Z.150630T2230Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1035 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Wabash River at New Harmony
* until further notice.
* At  9:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.8 feet by this
  afternoon then begin slowly falling. Additonal rises are possible.
* Impact...At 19.0 Feet...Surrounding bottomland is flooded.  Harmonie
  State Park is closed.

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LAT...LON 3816 8799 3789 8810 3780 8809 3781 8801
      3797 8799 3815 8790

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