616  
WGUS53 KPAH 040945  
FFWPAH  
KYC033-107-143-177-041445-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY  
445 AM CDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
HOPKINS COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN KENTUCKY...  
NORTHERN MUHLENBERG COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
CALDWELL COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...  
LYON COUNTY IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...  
 
* UNTIL 945 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 445 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MADISONVILLE, PRINCETON, CENTRAL CITY, DAWSON SPRINGS, EDDYVILLE,  
LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES AREA, EARLINGTON, NORTONVILLE, MORTONS GAP,  
OLNEY, FARMERSVILLE, COBB, CRESWELL, GRAHAM, WHITE PLAINS,  
KUTTAWA, FREDONIA, GRAND RIVERS, ST. CHARLES AND BREMEN.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 0.5 TO 1.5 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3714 8820 3713 8820 3736 8781 3735 8783  
3738 8722 3742 8710 3733 8714 3736 8705  
3732 8699 3719 8731 3713 8737 3711 8752  
3715 8768 3697 8775 3686 8813 3697 8824  
3697 8821 3708 8823  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
AL  
 
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