Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
WGUS43 KPAH 201216
FLWPAH
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
716 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015

...Observed Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the
   Ohio River affecting areas in Illinois and Kentucky...

   At Shawneetown affecting Gallatin...Hardin...Crittenden
   and Union Counties

.Water levels along the Ohio River at Shawneetown rose overnight
to moderte flood levels. This will be a brief event before falling
back to minor flood conditions later today.

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/

&&

ILC059-069-KYC055-225-211616-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-150427T1912Z/
/SHNI2.3.ER.150405T1551Z.150416T2245Z.150427T1312Z.NO/
716 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015

...observed flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Shawneetown
* At 7 AM Monday the stage was 43.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to minor flood conditions later today
  and fall to below flood stage by Monday.
* Impact...At 43.0 Feet...Several county roads are closed.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 8811 3771 8821 3753 8818 3757 8800
      3773 8800

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.