Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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WGUS83 KPAH 290241
FLSPAH
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
941 PM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

  Ohio River at Brookport Dam affecting Massac and McCracken
  Counties
  Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam affecting Massac...Pulaski...Ballard
  and McCracken Counties
  Ohio River at Cairo affecting Alexander...Pulaski...Ballard...
  Carlisle...Fulton...Hickman and Mississippi Counties

.Water levels continue to steadily fall along the Ohio River. Minor
flooding will be ending at all locations by Thursday morning.

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/

&&

ILC127-KYC145-300100-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-150430T0100Z/
/BRKI2.1.ER.150410T0900Z.150423T1400Z.150429T1900Z.NO/
941 PM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Brookport Dam
* until Wednesday evening.
* At  6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 38.4 feet.
* Flood Stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow early afternoon.
* Impact...At 37.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3727 8884 3714 8888 3709 8872 3715 8861


$$

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-300640-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-150430T1200Z/
/GCTI2.1.ER.150410T0900Z.150422T2300Z.150430T0600Z.NO/
941 PM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam
* until Thursday morning.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 44.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 42.0 Feet...This will cause minor flooding of mainly low
  lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3727 8908 3717 8916 3709 8907 3714 8888
      3727 8884

$$

ILC003-153-KYC007-039-075-105-MOC133-300300-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-150430T0300Z/
/CIRI2.1.ER.150410T1107Z.150423T1100Z.150429T2100Z.NO/
941 PM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Cairo
* until Wednesday evening.
* At  9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 42.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 40.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  agricultural bottomland and low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3709 8946 3651 8918 3680 8900 3709 8907
      3717 8916

$$



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