Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS53 KPAH 250237

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Paducah KY
937 PM CDT Fri Mar 24 2023

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Hopkins County in northwestern Kentucky...
  Christian County in south central Kentucky...
  Muhlenberg County in south central Kentucky...
  Todd County in south central Kentucky...
  Caldwell County in western Kentucky...
  Southeastern Crittenden County in western Kentucky...
  Southeastern Livingston County in western Kentucky...
  Lyon County in western Kentucky...
  Trigg County in western Kentucky...

* Until 345 AM CDT Saturday.

* At 937 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or
  expected to begin shortly.

  HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.


  IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban
           areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as
           other poor drainage and low-lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
  Hopkinsville, Madisonville, Oak Grove, Princeton, Central City,
  Dawson Springs, Cadiz, Eddyville, Elkton, Fort Campbell, Energy
  Lake Campground, Woodlands Nature Station, Cravens Bay Campground,
  Wranglers Campground, Land Between The Lakes Area, Golden Pond
  Visitors Center, Turkey Bay, Demumbers Bay Campground, Birmingham
  Ferry Recreation Area and Hillman Ferry Campground.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


LAT...LON 3709 8832 3723 8821 3735 8778 3742 8710
      3733 8714 3737 8705 3726 8697 3724 8691
      3719 8689 3714 8693 3711 8689 3707 8694
      3706 8705 3665 8706 3664 8711 3664 8785
      3666 8785 3668 8806 3693 8819




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