158  
WGUS83 KPAH 221818  
FLSPAH  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY  
118 PM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
KENTUCKY...MISSOURI...  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT NEW MADRID AFFECTING FULTON...MISSISSIPPI AND  
NEW MADRID COUNTIES.  
 
.MINOR FLOOD CONDITIONS HAVE COME TO AN END ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI  
RIVER AT NEW MADRID MISSOURI. THE RIVER FIRST ROSE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE  
DURING THE MORNING HOURS OF MAY 2ND, AND CRESTING JUST OVER 37 FEET  
ON THE 9TH AND 10TH OF MAY. THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE THIS  
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/  
 

 
 
KYC075-MOC133-143-221848-  
/O.CAN.KPAH.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-170522T2108Z/  
/NMDM7.1.ER.170502T1230Z.170509T2200Z.170522T1537Z.NO/  
118 PM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT NEW MADRID.  
* AT 1 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 33.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 34.0 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 10:37 AM MONDAY.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 32.2 FEET TOMORROW  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 34.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OCCURS AFFECTING MAINLY  
BOTTOMLAND AND SURROUNDING LOW LYING AREAS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3662 8962 3669 8927 3651 8918 3650 8935  
3648 8935 3648 8964  
 

 
 
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