Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 020059
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
759 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...The flood warning is cancelled for the Little Wabash River
   affecting areas in southeast Illinois...

   At Carmi affecting Gallatin...Wayne and White Counties

.Water levels along the Little Wabash River have falled below flood
stage early this evening, with minor flood conditions coming to an
end. At Carmi, the river first rose above flood stage on March 13th
during the early evening hours and crested near 33.4 feet during the
evening of March 19th.

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/

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ILC059-191-193-020129-
/O.CAN.KPAH.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-150402T0600Z/
/CARI2.2.ER.150314T0007Z.150319T2330Z.150402T0015Z.NO/
759 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for the Little Wabash River at Carmi.
* At 8 PM Wednesday the stage was 26.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 27.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at 7:15 PM Wednesday.
* Forecast...The river will fall to 25.8 feet by Friday
  morning.
* Impact...At 27.0 Feet...The inundation of county roads begins.

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LAT...LON 3826 8816 3801 8828 3791 8812 3793 8808
      3804 8813 3825 8802

$$



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