Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1124 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

...The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a
   flood warning for the lower Ohio River affecting areas
   in Illinois and Kentucky...

   At the Smithland Dam affecting Pope and Livingston Counties

.Water levels continue to slowly rise along several portions of the
lower Ohio River, with minor flood conditions forecast to develop
at the Smithland Dam by early tomorrow.

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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1124 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Ohio River at the Smithland Dam.
* from Monday morning to Tuesday morning.
* At 11 AM Sunday the stage was 39.8 feet.
* Flood Stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to the flood stage
  by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 40.0 Feet...Minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
  bottomland and surrounding and low lying areas.

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LAT...LON 3728 8856 3715 8852 3707 8837 3727 8840


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