Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 230323
FLSPAH
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
1023 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

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

  Ohio River at Newburgh Dam...Mount Vernon...J.T. Myers Dam...Shawneetown...
  Brookport Dam...Grand Chain Dam...and Cairo

.Minor flooding continues along parts of the Ohio River. Small rises are
forecast over the next few days, with crests expected this week due to
rainfall across the basin during the first half of the week. J.T. Myers
is currently cresting. Minor flooding is expected to linger into the
middle to latter part of the 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/

&&

INC147-163-173-KYC059-101-240722-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-180426T0224Z/
/NBGI3.1.ER.180401T0225Z.180409T1915Z.180425T2024Z.NO/
1023 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Newburgh Dam
* until Wednesday evening.
* At  9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 40.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 38.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 41.2 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  afternoon.

&&

LAT...LON 3801 8745 3790 8721 3780 8728 3787 8745


$$

INC129-163-KYC101-225-240722-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-180426T2100Z/
/MTVI3.1.ER.180401T1100Z.180409T1100Z.180426T1500Z.NO/
1023 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Mount Vernon
* until Thursday afternoon.
* At  6:00 AM Sunday the stage was 36.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 38.0 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage late
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 40.0 Feet...Farm land and some main roads are flooded in
  places southwest and west of Mt. Vernon.

&&

LAT...LON 3792 8796 3798 8784 3796 8770 3781 8769
      3780 8784

$$

INC129-KYC225-240722-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-180426T0800Z/
/UNWK2.1.ER.180401T1615Z.180411T2045Z.180426T0200Z.NO/
1023 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam
* until late Wednesday night.
* At  9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 38.1 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
  Wednesday before midnight.
* Impact...At 37.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.

&&

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


$$

ILC059-069-KYC055-225-240722-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-180427T1030Z/
/SHNI2.2.ER.180331T1052Z.180412T1745Z.180427T0430Z.NO/
1023 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Shawneetown
* until late Thursday night.
* At  9:30 PM Sunday the stage was 36.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 36.7 feet by
  Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  before midnight.

&&

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

$$

ILC127-KYC145-240722-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0048.000000T0000Z-180429T0645Z/
/BRKI2.1.ER.180331T0400Z.180413T0300Z.180429T0045Z.NO/
1023 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Brookport Dam
* until Sunday April 29.
* At  9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 37.6 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 38.3 feet by
  early Thursday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 37.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.

&&

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


$$

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-240722-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-180429T1255Z/
/GCTI2.2.ER.180330T1300Z.180412T1300Z.180429T0655Z.NO/
1023 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam
* until Sunday April 29.
* At 10:00 PM Sunday the stage was 43.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 44.9 feet by
  early Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Sunday morning.

&&

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

$$

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-240722-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-180429T1930Z/
/CIRI2.1.ER.180330T0504Z.180413T0200Z.180429T1330Z.NO/
1023 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo
* until Sunday April 29.
* At  9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 41.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 43.2 feet by
  Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  morning April 22nd.

&&

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

$$




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