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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
427 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

KYZ001>003-006-008-009-011>013-016-017-021-022-MOZ112-114-080000-
FULTON-HICKMAN-CARLISLE-GRAVES-MARSHALL-CALLOWAY-LYON-TRIGG-
CALDWELL-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-MUHLENBERG-TODD-MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HICKMAN...CLINTON...BARDWELL...
MAYFIELD...BENTON...MURRAY...EDDYVILLE...CADIZ...PRINCETON...
MADISONVILLE...HOPKINSVILLE...GREENVILLE...ELKTON...CHARLESTON...
NEW MADRID
427 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...LOCAL WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH POSSIBLE WITH STRONGER STORMS
THROUGH SUNSET...

FROM NOW THROUGH SUNSET...A FEW LOCATIONS ALONG AND SOUTH OF A
LINE STRETCHING FROM POPLAR BLUFF MISSOURI...MAYFIELD AND
GREENVILLE KENTUCKY MAY SEE ISOLATED WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

THE BEST CHANCES FOR SEEING THE STRONGER WIND GUSTS WILL BE ALONG
AND AHEAD OF SMALL LINES OF THUNDERSTORMS MOVING THROUGH THIS
AREA.

THESE WINDS MAY TOSS AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS LEFT OUTDOORS. IN AREAS
THAT HAVE SEEN SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF RAIN RECENTLY...THESE WINDS
MAY TOPPLE WEAKENED OR DISEASED TREES. THIS...IN TURN...MAY DROP
LIMBS ON POWER LINES...KNOCKING OUT POWER TO SOME HOMES.

THE THREAT OF STRONGER WINDS SHOULD DIMINISH AFTER 7 PM CDT ACROSS
THE QUAD STATE REGION.

AS THE LARGER AREA OF RAIN MOVES OVER THIS AREA THIS EVENING...THE
FOCUS WILL THEN SHIFT TO HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING.

STAY TUNED TO COMMERCIAL TELEVISION...RADIO AND SOCIAL MEDIA FOR
ANY STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
PADUCAH KENTUCKY.

$$

SMITH



Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
410 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

KYC035-055-083-139-143-157-080015-
/O.NEW.KPAH.FA.Y.0057.150707T2110Z-150708T0015Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LYON KY-CRITTENDEN KY-GRAVES KY-CALLOWAY KY-MARSHALL KY-
LIVINGSTON KY-
410 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LYON COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...
  CRITTENDEN COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...
  GRAVES COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...
  CALLOWAY COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...
  MARSHALL COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...
  LIVINGSTON COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 715 PM CDT

* AT 410 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA...ESPECIALLY WHERE RAINS FALL OVER AREAS THAT
  HAVE ALREADY RECEIVED HEAVY RAINS EARLIER.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MURRAY...MAYFIELD...BENTON...MARION...CALVERT CITY...EDDYVILLE...
  ROSICLARE...SALEM...JOY...LYNNVILLE...SEDALIA...BURNA...
  LEDBETTER...KUTTAWA...WINGO...HARDIN...HAZEL...GRAND RIVERS...
  SMITHLAND AND WATER VALLEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3650 8881 3695 8881 3694 8849 3702 8848
      3708 8857 3707 8853 3707 8846 3714 8843
      3728 8851 3739 8847 3742 8833 3739 8782
      3738 8781 3722 8809 3718 8809 3717 8804
      3696 8788 3687 8816 3661 8804 3650 8805

$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
1134 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-081000-
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-
WHITE-JACKSON-WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION IL-JOHNSON-POPE-
HARDIN-ALEXANDER-PULASKI-MASSAC-GIBSON-PIKE-POSEY-VANDERBURGH-
WARRICK-SPENCER-FULTON-HICKMAN-CARLISLE-BALLARD-MCCRACKEN-GRAVES-
LIVINGSTON-MARSHALL-CALLOWAY-CRITTENDEN-LYON-TRIGG-CALDWELL-
UNION KY-WEBSTER-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-HENDERSON-DAVIESS-MCLEAN-
MUHLENBERG-TODD-PERRY MO-BOLLINGER-CAPE GIRARDEAU-WAYNE MO-CARTER-
RIPLEY-BUTLER-STODDARD-SCOTT-MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID-
1134 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN
ILLINOIS...SOUTHWEST INDIANA...WESTERN KENTUCKY AND SOUTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE EFFICIENT RAIN PRODUCERS THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TONIGHT...AND MAY REPEAT HEAVY RAINS OVER THE SAME AREAS.
A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT. IN ADDITION...MINOR TO MODERATE
FLOODING CONTINUES ON AREA RIVERS. REFER TO THE LATEST FLOOD
STATEMENTS FOR DETAILS ON RIVER FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

MORE HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST WEDNESDAY AND
A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

A SMALL CHANCE OF STORMS IS FORECAST THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY AND
AGAIN SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

REFERENCE THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR DETAILS ON CONTINUED
RIVER FLOODING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

RAINFALL AND FLOODING REPORTS ARE ENCOURAGED.

$$




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
1123 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-080900-
/O.NEW.KPAH.FF.A.0005.150707T1623Z-150709T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-
WHITE-JACKSON-WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION IL-JOHNSON-POPE-
HARDIN-ALEXANDER-PULASKI-MASSAC-GIBSON-PIKE-POSEY-VANDERBURGH-
WARRICK-SPENCER-FULTON-HICKMAN-CARLISLE-BALLARD-MCCRACKEN-GRAVES-
LIVINGSTON-MARSHALL-CALLOWAY-CRITTENDEN-LYON-TRIGG-CALDWELL-
UNION KY-WEBSTER-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-HENDERSON-DAVIESS-MCLEAN-
MUHLENBERG-TODD-PERRY MO-BOLLINGER-CAPE GIRARDEAU-WAYNE MO-CARTER-
RIPLEY-BUTLER-STODDARD-SCOTT-MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...FAIRFIELD...ALBION...
MOUNT CARMEL...PINCKNEYVILLE...WEST FRANKFORT...MCLEANSBORO...
CARMI...CARBONDALE...HERRIN...HARRISBURG...SHAWNEETOWN...
JONESBORO...VIENNA...GOLCONDA...ELIZABETHTOWN...CAIRO...
MOUND CITY...METROPOLIS...FORT BRANCH...PETERSBURG...POSEYVILLE...
EVANSVILLE...BOONVILLE...ROCKPORT...HICKMAN...CLINTON...
BARDWELL...WICKLIFFE...PADUCAH...MAYFIELD...SMITHLAND...BENTON...
MURRAY...MARION...EDDYVILLE...CADIZ...PRINCETON...MORGANFIELD...
DIXON...MADISONVILLE...HOPKINSVILLE...HENDERSON...OWENSBORO...
CALHOUN...GREENVILLE...ELKTON...PERRYVILLE...MARBLE HILL...
CAPE GIRARDEAU...PIEDMONT...VAN BUREN...DONIPHAN...POPLAR BLUFF...
BLOOMFIELD...SIKESTON...CHARLESTON...NEW MADRID
1123 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS... SOUTHWEST
  INDIANA...WESTERN KENTUCKY AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI... INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...
  ALEXANDER...EDWARDS...FRANKLIN...GALLATIN...HAMILTON...
  HARDIN...JACKSON...JEFFERSON...JOHNSON...MASSAC...PERRY IL...
  POPE...PULASKI...SALINE...UNION IL...WABASH...WAYNE IL...WHITE
  AND WILLIAMSON. IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA...GIBSON...PIKE...POSEY...
  SPENCER...VANDERBURGH AND WARRICK. IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...
  BALLARD...CALDWELL...CALLOWAY...CARLISLE...CHRISTIAN...
  CRITTENDEN...DAVIESS...FULTON...GRAVES...HENDERSON...HICKMAN...
  HOPKINS...LIVINGSTON...LYON...MARSHALL...MCCRACKEN...MCLEAN...
  MUHLENBERG...TODD...TRIGG...UNION KY AND WEBSTER. IN SOUTHEAST
  MISSOURI...BOLLINGER...BUTLER...CAPE GIRARDEAU... CARTER...
  MISSISSIPPI...NEW MADRID...PERRY MO...RIPLEY... SCOTT...
  STODDARD AND WAYNE MO.

* THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* RADAR ESTIMATES SHOW 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN ALREADY
  OVER BROAD SWATHS OF THE REGION...WHILE SOME LOCALLY HEAVIER
  REPORTS IN THE 3 TO 5 INCH RANGE HAD ALREADY CAUSED FLOODING.
  WITH RIVERS ALREADY IN FLOOD...MANY CREEKS AND STREAMS EITHER
  FLOODING OR NEAR BANKFULL...AND MORE RAIN ON THE WAY OVER THE
  NEXT 24 TO 36 HOURS...INCLUDING THE POTENTIAL FOR REPEAT HEAVY
  RAINS OVER THE SAME AREAS...ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING IS
  EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$



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