Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 040302
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1002 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

  Wabash River..........at New Harmony...affecting Gallatin...
                         Wabash...White...Gibson and Posey Counties.
  Little Wabash River...at Carmi...affecting Gallatin...Wayne and
                         White Counties.
  Patoka River..........near Princeton...affecting Gibson County.

.Heavy rainfall has caused river levels to rise at these locations.
At Carmi...Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is
forecast. The River will continue to fall to a stage of 32.2 feet by
Sunday morning. At New Harmony and near Princeton...Minor flooding
is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. See all of the details
below...

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/

&&

ILC059-191-193-050702-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0057.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CARI2.2.ER.150619T0700Z.150628T1330Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1002 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Little Wabash River at Carmi
* until further notice.
* At  9:30 PM Friday the stage was 33.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The River will continue to fall to a stage of 32.2 feet
  by Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 32.0 Feet...Flood waters flow up McHenry slough and
  areas near Route 1 and 14 in Carmi begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8816 3801 8828 3791 8812 3793 8808
      3804 8813 3825 8802

$$

INC051-041800-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0065.000000T0000Z-150704T1800Z/
/PNTI3.1.ER.150624T1452Z.150702T1215Z.150704T1200Z.NO/
1002 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Patoka River near Princeton
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At  8:45 PM Friday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3842 8770 3839 8771 3837 8747 3836 8741
      3839 8741 3843 8747

$$

ILC059-185-193-INC051-129-050701-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0062.000000T0000Z-150712T2230Z/
/NHRI3.1.ER.150621T1703Z.150630T2230Z.150712T1630Z.NO/
1002 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Wabash River at New Harmony
* until Sunday July 12.
* At  9:30 PM Friday the stage was 18.6 feet.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.7 feet by
  Tuesday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage late
  Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 19.0 Feet...Surrounding bottomland is flooded.  Harmonie
  State Park is closed.

&&

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

$$




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