Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1250 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

...The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a
flood warning for the following rivers in Illinois...Kentucky...

  Ohio River at Brookport Dam affecting Massac and McCracken Counties

.The combination of recent heavy rainfall and additional heavy rains the
next couple days will lead to water levels rising on area rivers.
Minor flooding is forecast to develop along the Ohio River at Brookport
by Friday morning. The river will remain above flood stage 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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ILC127-KYC145-022150-
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1250 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Ohio River at Brookport Dam.
* from late Thursday night until further notice.
* At  9:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 35.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by early Friday
  morning and continue rising to near 38.5 feet on Monday.
* Impact...At 37.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.

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LAT...LON 3727 8884 3714 8888 3709 8872 3715 8861


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