Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 230138
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
838 PM CDT WED APR 22 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Kentucky...

  Green River at Paradise and Calhoun

.Abundant rainfall this spring has caused the Green River to
rise into moderate flooding at Paradise and Calhoun. Moderate
flooding will continue through this week as the river begins
to slowly fall at these locations.

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/

&&

KYC177-240538-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PRDK2.2.ER.150409T0005Z.150422T0030Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
838 PM CDT WED APR 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Green River at Paradise
* until further notice.
* At  8:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 390.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 380.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall throughout the week
  and upcoming weekend.
&&

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

$$

KYC149-233-240537-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0042.000000T0000Z-150427T1300Z/
/CALK2.2.ER.150415T0430Z.150423T0600Z.150427T0700Z.NO/
838 PM CDT WED APR 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Green River at Calhoun
* until Monday morning.
* At  8:00 PM 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
  early Thursday morning and 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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