839  
WGUS43 KPAH 051159  
FLWPAH  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY  
659 AM CDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
KYC033-047-107-149-177-051700-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
CALDWELL KY-CHRISTIAN KY-HOPKINS KY-MCLEAN KY-MUHLENBERG KY-  
659 AM CDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
   
..FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT TODAY
 
 
* WHAT...FLOODING CAUSED BY EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...A PORTION OF WESTERN KENTUCKY, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING  
COUNTIES, CALDWELL, CHRISTIAN, HOPKINS, MCLEAN AND MUHLENBERG.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL NOON CDT.  
 
* IMPACTS...FLOODING OF RIVERS, CREEKS, STREAMS, AND OTHER LOW-LYING  
AND FLOOD-PRONE LOCATIONS IS OCCURRING. EXPECT MANY AREAS OF SLOW  
MOVING OR STANDING WATER. IT WILL TAKE SEVERAL HOURS FOR ALL THE  
WATER FROM THESE STORMS TO WORK THROUGH LOCAL DRAINAGE SYSTEMS IN  
URBAN AREAS.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 653 AM CDT, WHILE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE HEAVIEST  
RAIN HAS SUBSIDED, FLOODING CONTINUES IN THE WARNED AREA.  
BETWEEN 2 AND 6 INCHES OF RAIN FELL OVERNIGHT. NUMEROUS ROADS  
REMAIN FLOODED WITH STANDING OR FLOWING WATER, INCLUDING IN  
THE CENTRAL CITY AND MORTONS GAP AREAS.  
- ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
- SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MADISONVILLE, PRINCETON, CENTRAL CITY, DAWSON SPRINGS,  
CALHOUN, EARLINGTON, LIVERMORE, NORTONVILLE, MORTONS GAP,  
CROFTON, POWDERLY, GRAHAM, WEIR, GREENVILLE, OLNEY, COBB,  
DUNMOR, FARMERSVILLE, WHITE PLAINS AND HANSON.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
PLEASE REPORT OBSERVED FLOODING TO LOCAL EMERGENCY SERVICES OR LAW  
ENFORCEMENT AND REQUEST THEY PASS THIS INFORMATION TO THE NATIONAL  
WEATHER SERVICE WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3743 8755 3757 8737 3762 8726 3756 8704  
3747 8711 3748 8714 3738 8709 3734 8714  
3733 8714 3737 8707 3735 8702 3727 8698  
3724 8691 3719 8689 3714 8693 3711 8689  
3705 8711 3698 8790 3715 8803 3730 8784  
 

 
 
RJP  
 
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