Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
855 PM CDT Thu May 23 2019

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

  Wabash River at New Harmony

.Runoff from heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours will cause the
Wabash River at New Harmony to rise into minor flood stage.  The
river is forecast to rise above flood stage Saturday and crest near
16.1 feet Tuesday.

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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ILC059-185-193-INC051-129-250554-
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/NHRI3.1.ER.190525T2100Z.190528T1800Z.190530T2230Z.NO/
855 PM CDT Thu May 23 2019

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Wabash River at New Harmony.
* from Saturday afternoon to Thursday May 30.
* At  8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 16.1 feet by Tuesday early afternoon. the
  river will fall below flood stage by Thursday, May 30.
* Impact...At 15.0 Feet...The river overflows low ground on the
  Illinois side.

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

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