Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS43 KPAH 041714
FLWPAH
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1214 PM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...Kentucky...

  Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam

.The Ohio River at Grand Chain Illinois is now expected to crest at
48.0 feet...which takes it into the moderate flood category. For this
reason...the flood warning has been re-issued.

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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ILC127-153-KYC007-145-052114-
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/GCTI2.2.ER.150622T2100Z.150706T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1214 PM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 47.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 48.0 feet by
  Monday morning.
* Impact...At 48.0 Feet...Water reaches the power house at Lock and
  Dam 53.

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LAT...LON 3727 8908 3717 8916 3709 8907 3714 8888
      3727 8884

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