857  
WGUS83 KPAH 181428  
FLSPAH  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY  
928 AM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE WABASH RIVER AFFECTING AREAS  
IN SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS AND SOUTHWEST INDIANA...  
 
AT NEW HARMONY AFFECTING GALLATIN...WABASH...WHITE...GIBSON  
AND POSEY COUNTIES  
 
.ALTHOUGH HEAVY RAIN HAD FALLEN ACROSS THE LOWER WABASH RIVER BASIN  
OVER THE WEEKEND, IT APPEARS THAT THE RIVER WILL NOT REACH THE FLOOD  
STAGE OF 15 FEET. THE RIVER CRESTED AT 14.9 FEET YESTERDAY MORNING,  
SUNDAY JUNE 17. THE FLOOD WARNING FOR NEW HARMONY INDIANA IS  
CANCELLED.  
 
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/  
 

 
 
ILC059-185-193-INC051-129-181458-  
/O.CAN.KPAH.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-180619T0000Z/  
/NHRI3.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
928 AM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE WABASH RIVER AT NEW HARMONY.  
* AT 9 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.6 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER CRESTED BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 14.9 FEET. THE  
RIVER WILL FALL TO 14.4 FEET TOMORROW MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...THE RIVER OVERFLOWS LOW GROUND ON THE  
ILLINOIS SIDE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3816 8799 3815 8790 3797 8799 3781 8801  
3780 8809 3789 8810  
 

 
 
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