Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 231935
FLSPAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
235 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

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RIPLEY MO-
235 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN RIPLEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT.

* AT 233 PM CDT...RADAR INDICATED THAT OVER 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAD
OCCURRED ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS IN PARTS OF SOUTHWESTERN
RIPLEY COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3665 9113 3666 9112 3666 9091 3649 9091
      3649 9112 3650 9113 3654 9114 3665 9114

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