Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 290325
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1025 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Kentucky...Missouri...

  Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam...Shawneetown...Golconda...
  Brookport Dam...Grand Chain Dam and Cairo.

.Water levels continue to slowly fall along the Ohio River. Minor
flooding is occurring but will come to an end at all locations
by early this 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/

&&

INC129-KYC225-300725-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150330T0800Z/
/UNWK2.1.ER.150308T2030Z.150321T0300Z.150330T0200Z.NO/
1025 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam
* until late Sunday night.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 38.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow late evening.
* Impact...At 37.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 8811 3773 8800 3780 8784 3792 8796


$$

ILC059-069-KYC055-225-300724-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150331T0800Z/
/SHNI2.2.ER.150307T2143Z.150321T1100Z.150331T0200Z.NO/
1025 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Shawneetown
* until late Monday night.
* At  9:30 PM Saturday the stage was 37.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday before midnight.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 8811 3771 8821 3753 8818 3757 8800
      3773 8800

$$

ILC069-151-KYC055-139-291647-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-150329T1647Z/
/GOLI2.1.ER.150311T0230Z.150321T1200Z.150329T1047Z.NO/
1025 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Golconda
* until Sunday morning.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 40.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early tomorrow.

&&

LAT...LON 3757 8800 3746 8851 3728 8856 3727 8840
      3735 8839 3746 8799

$$

ILC127-KYC145-300724-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150331T0200Z/
/BRKI2.1.ER.150309T0600Z.150317T1400Z.150330T2000Z.NO/
1025 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Brookport Dam
* until Monday evening.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 41.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday afternoon.

&&

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


$$

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-300724-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150331T0447Z/
/GCTI2.2.ER.150310T0100Z.150318T1400Z.150330T2247Z.NO/
1025 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam.
* until Monday evening.
* At  7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 46.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday afternoon.
* Impact...At 48.0 Feet...Water reaches the power house at Lock and
  Dam 53.

&&

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

$$

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-300724-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150401T0730Z/
/CIRI2.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150321T0400Z.150401T0130Z.NO/
1025 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo.
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 44.6 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Tuesday evening.

&&

LAT...LON 3709 8946 3651 8918 3680 8900 3709 8907
      3717 8916

$$



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