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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah KY
1230 PM CDT Sat Apr 13 2024

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

  Ohio River at Newburgh Dam affecting Henderson, Spencer, Warrick,
  Daviess and Vanderburgh Counties.

  Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam affecting Posey and Union Counties.

  Ohio River at Shawneetown affecting Union, Hardin, Crittenden and
  Gallatin Counties.

.Heavy rainfall in the Ohio River basin has caused minor flooding at
a few locations.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

&&

INC147-163-173-KYC059-101-141930-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-240423T0500Z/
/NBGI3.1.ER.240407T0356Z.240420T0000Z.240422T2300Z.NO/
1230 PM CDT Sat Apr 13 2024

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL TUESDAY, APRIL 23...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Ohio River at Newburgh Dam.

* WHEN...Until Tuesday, April 23.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 12:00 PM CDT Saturday the stage was 41.1 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 12:00 PM CDT Saturday was 41.5 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 42.7
    feet Friday evening. It will then fall below flood stage
    Monday, April 22.
  - Flood stage is 38.0 feet.
  - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
    42.7 feet on 12/28/2018.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

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


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