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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah KY
852 PM CST Wed Mar 3 2021

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Kentucky...Illinois...

  Ohio River at Smithland Dam

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri...

  Ohio River at Owensboro

  Ohio River at Mount Vernon

  Ohio River at Newburgh Dam

  Ohio River at Evansville

  Ohio River at Golconda

  Ohio River at Paducah

  Ohio River at Cairo

  Ohio River at Olmsted Lock and Dam

  Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam

  Ohio River at Shawneetown
.Recent heavy rainfall along the Ohio River basin has caused river
levels to rise. Minor to moderate flooding is forecast.

For the Ohio River...including Owensboro, Newburgh Dam, Evansville,
Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, Shawneetown, Golconda, Smithland Dam,
Paducah, Olmsted Lock and Dam, Cairo...Minor to Moderate flooding is
forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

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

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

&&


INC129-163-173-KYC059-101-050500-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0022.210305T0400Z-210312T0800Z/
/EVVI3.1.ER.210305T0400Z.210309T1200Z.210312T0200Z.NO/
852 PM CST Wed Mar 3 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Friday, March 12...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Evansville.
* From Thursday evening to Friday, March 12.
* At 7:00 PM CST Wednesday the stage was 40.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late
  tomorrow evening to a crest of 43.5 feet Tuesday morning. It will
  then fall below flood stage Thursday, March 11.
* Impact...At 42.0 feet, The river is 3300 feet wide.
  &&

LAT...LON 3796 8770 3802 8759 3801 8745 3786 8745
      3779 8756 3781 8769

$$



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah KY
852 PM CST Wed Mar 3 2021

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Kentucky...Illinois...

  Ohio River at Smithland Dam

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri...

  Ohio River at Owensboro

  Ohio River at Mount Vernon

  Ohio River at Newburgh Dam

  Ohio River at Evansville

  Ohio River at Golconda

  Ohio River at Paducah

  Ohio River at Cairo

  Ohio River at Olmsted Lock and Dam

  Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam

  Ohio River at Shawneetown
.Recent heavy rainfall along the Ohio River basin has caused river
levels to rise. Minor to moderate flooding is forecast.

For the Ohio River...including Owensboro, Newburgh Dam, Evansville,
Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, Shawneetown, Golconda, Smithland Dam,
Paducah, Olmsted Lock and Dam, Cairo...Minor to Moderate flooding is
forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

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

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

&&


INC147-163-173-KYC059-101-050500-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-210313T0234Z/
/NBGI3.1.ER.210301T1130Z.210309T0600Z.210312T2034Z.NO/
852 PM CST Wed Mar 3 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Friday, March 12...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Newburgh Dam.
* Until Friday, March 12.
* At 7:00 PM CST Wednesday the stage was 44.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 38.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 46.0 feet
  early Tuesday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Friday,
  March 12.
* Impact...At 46.0 feet, Highway 662 near the old Lock and Dam 47
  begins to flood. This is approximately 1/2 mile downstream from
  the current lock and dam.
  &&

LAT...LON 3801 8745 3790 8721 3779 8728 3786 8745

$$



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah KY
852 PM CST Wed Mar 3 2021

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Kentucky...Illinois...

  Ohio River at Smithland Dam

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri...

  Ohio River at Owensboro

  Ohio River at Mount Vernon

  Ohio River at Newburgh Dam

  Ohio River at Evansville

  Ohio River at Golconda

  Ohio River at Paducah

  Ohio River at Cairo

  Ohio River at Olmsted Lock and Dam

  Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam

  Ohio River at Shawneetown
.Recent heavy rainfall along the Ohio River basin has caused river
levels to rise. Minor to moderate flooding is forecast.

For the Ohio River...including Owensboro, Newburgh Dam, Evansville,
Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, Shawneetown, Golconda, Smithland Dam,
Paducah, Olmsted Lock and Dam, Cairo...Minor to Moderate flooding is
forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

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

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

&&


INC147-KYC059-050500-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-210311T1500Z/
/OWBK2.1.ER.210303T1936Z.210309T1200Z.210311T0900Z.NO/
852 PM CST Wed Mar 3 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Thursday, March 11...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Owensboro.
* Until Thursday, March 11.
* At 4:56 AM CST Wednesday the stage was 39.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 43.2 feet
  Tuesday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Thursday,
  March 11.
* Impact...At 44.0 feet, Parts of Smothers Park may flood.
  &&

LAT...LON 3790 8721 3789 8712 3806 8681 3794 8682
      3771 8710 3779 8728

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
312 AM CST Wed Mar 3 2021

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-041100-
Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
White-Jackson-Williamson-Saline-Gallatin-Union-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-
312 AM CST Wed Mar 3 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Minor to moderate flooding continues on several area rivers.
Please refer to the River Flood Warnings and Statements for
details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Minor to moderate flooding will continue on several area rivers.
Please refer to the River Flood Warnings and Statements for
details.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

DRS




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