Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 261614
FLSPAH
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
1114 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...The flood warning continues for portions of the lower Ohio River
   affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri...

   At Mount Vernon, Shawneetown, the Brookport Dam, the Grand Chain
   Dam and Cairo.

.Water levels along the lower Ohio River continues to slowly recede,
with all minor flood conditions forecast to end by next 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/

&&

INC129-163-KYC101-225-271030-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-180427T1030Z/
/MTVI3.1.ER.180401T1100Z.180409T1100Z.180427T0430Z.NO/
1114 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Mount Vernon
* until late tonight.
* At 6 AM Thursday the stage was 36.6 feet.
* Flood Stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage overnight.

&&

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

$$

ILC059-069-KYC055-225-272014-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-180428T0142Z/
/SHNI2.2.ER.180331T1052Z.180412T1745Z.180427T1942Z.NO/
1114 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Shawneetown
* until Friday evening.
* At 11 AM Thursday the stage was 36.1 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage tomorrow
  afternoon.

&&

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

$$

ILC127-KYC145-272014-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0048.000000T0000Z-180430T0600Z/
/BRKI2.1.ER.180331T0400Z.180413T0300Z.180430T0000Z.NO/
1114 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at the Brookport Dam
* until late Sunday night.
* At 11 AM Thursday the stage was 40.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage
  Sunday evening.

&&

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


$$

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-272013-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-180501T1800Z/
/GCTI2.2.ER.180330T1300Z.180412T1300Z.180501T1200Z.NO/
1114 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at the Grand Chain Dam
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 11 AM Thursday the stage was 46.1 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage next Tuesday.
* Impact...At 48.0 Feet...Water reaches the power house at Lock and
  Dam 53.

&&

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

$$

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-272013-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-180502T0300Z/
/CIRI2.1.ER.180330T0504Z.180413T0200Z.180501T2100Z.NO/
1114 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Cairo.
* until Tuesday evening.
* At 11 AM Thursday the stage was 44.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage next Tuesday.

&&

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

$$




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