206  
WGUS43 KPAH 201640  
FLWPAH  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY  
1140 AM CDT SAT APR 20 2019  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH, KENTUCKY HAS ISSUED A  
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ILLINOIS...KENTUCKY...  
 
OHIO RIVER AT PADUCAH  
 
.RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAIN OVER THE LAST 72 HOURS WILL CAUSE THE OHIO  
RIVER AT PADUCAH TO RISE INTO MINOR FLOOD STAGE NEXT WEEK. THE RIVER  
IS FORECAST TO REACH FLOOD STAGE WEDNESDAY MORNING AND CREST NEAR  
39.5 FEET THURSDAY 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/  
 

 
 
ILC127-151-KYC139-145-212041-  
/O.NEW.KPAH.FL.W.0072.190424T0900Z-190427T1200Z/  
/PAHK2.1.ER.190424T0900Z.190425T1200Z.190427T0600Z.NO/  
1140 AM CDT SAT APR 20 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH, KENTUCKY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE OHIO RIVER AT PADUCAH.  
* FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT TO SATURDAY APRIL 27.  
* AT 11:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 36.2 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 39.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 39.5 FEET BY THURSDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE ON SATURDAY, APRIL 27.  
* IMPACT...AT 39.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OCCURS AFFECTING MAINLY  
BOTTOMLAND AND SURROUNDING LOW LYING AREAS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3715 8861 3715 8852 3707 8837 3697 8854  
3709 8872  
 

 
 
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