Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 221411
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
911 AM CDT WED APR 22 2015

...The flood warning continues for the...Green River...at
the following locations...affecting the indicated counties in
Kentucky...

  Green River at...

    Calhoun...affecting McLean and Webster Counties.

    Paradise..affecting Muhlenberg County.

.Heavy rainfall has caused river levels to rise on the Green River.
At Paradise...Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is
forecast. The River will continue to fall to a stage of 388.9 feet by
tomorrow morning. At Calhoun...Moderate flooding is occurring and
Moderate flooding is forecast. The river will continue rising to near
28.1 feet by this afternoon. See the details below...

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/

&&

KYC177-231811-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PRDK2.2.ER.150409T0005Z.150422T0030Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
911 AM CDT WED APR 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Green River at Paradise
* until further notice.
* At  8:15 AM Wednesday the stage was 390.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 380.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The River will continue to fall to a stage of 388.9 feet
  by tomorrow morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3746 8716 3731 8719 3729 8707 3720 8697
      3726 8689 3742 8703

$$

KYC149-233-231810-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0042.000000T0000Z-150427T1300Z/
/CALK2.2.ER.150415T0430Z.150422T1800Z.150427T0700Z.NO/
911 AM CDT WED APR 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Green River at Calhoun.
* until Monday morning.
* At  8:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 28.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 28.1 feet by this
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage early Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 30.0 Feet...Lower Calhoun begins flooding.  A large
  portion of Rumsey is flooded and evacuation of homes becomes
  necessary.

&&

LAT...LON 3775 8742 3761 8757 3743 8707 3751 8703
      3763 8739 3772 8730

$$




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