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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:57 AM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 4:37 AM EDT on May 02, 2017


The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Current River at Van Buren.
* From Sunday evening to late Monday night.
* At 10 am Friday the stage was 9.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage Sunday evening with moderate
flooding expected Monday morning. A crest of 23 feet is expected
at the same time.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... some flooding in low sections in town
begins.


Lat... Lon 3709 9111 3710 9100 3693 9088 3682 9088
      3682 9098 3695 9101




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:59 AM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through late Sunday night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri, including the following areas, in southern Illinois,
Alexander, Edwards, Franklin, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin,
Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski,
Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne IL, white, and Williamson. In
western Kentucky, Ballard, Carlisle, Fulton, Hickman, and
McCracken. In southeast Missouri, Bollinger, Butler, Cape
Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New Madrid, Perry MO, Ripley,
Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through late Sunday night

* the Flood Watch remains in in effect for all of southeast
Missouri and southern Illinois, and also includes the bordering
western Kentucky counties. Numerous thunderstorms with very
heavy rain are expected to develop later this afternoon and
continue tonight. Some areas may see a break in the
precipitation Saturday into Saturday night, but will then see
more thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall move in from the
west late Saturday night and through the day Sunday. From 3 to 6
inches of rain could fall in the watch area by the time the
entire event is finished Sunday night. Locally higher amounts
are also possible where numerous thunderstorms repeat.

* In addition to the possibility of flash flooding of some
roadways and streams, the heavy rainfall is expected to cause
rises on many of the area rivers, particularly the smaller
rivers in southeast Missouri, such as the Saint Francis,
black, and current.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:59 AM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through late Sunday night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri, including the following areas, in southern Illinois,
Alexander, Edwards, Franklin, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin,
Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski,
Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne IL, white, and Williamson. In
western Kentucky, Ballard, Carlisle, Fulton, Hickman, and
McCracken. In southeast Missouri, Bollinger, Butler, Cape
Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New Madrid, Perry MO, Ripley,
Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through late Sunday night

* the Flood Watch remains in in effect for all of southeast
Missouri and southern Illinois, and also includes the bordering
western Kentucky counties. Numerous thunderstorms with very
heavy rain are expected to develop later this afternoon and
continue tonight. Some areas may see a break in the
precipitation Saturday into Saturday night, but will then see
more thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall move in from the
west late Saturday night and through the day Sunday. From 3 to 6
inches of rain could fall in the watch area by the time the
entire event is finished Sunday night. Locally higher amounts
are also possible where numerous thunderstorms repeat.

* In addition to the possibility of flash flooding of some
roadways and streams, the heavy rainfall is expected to cause
rises on many of the area rivers, particularly the smaller
rivers in southeast Missouri, such as the Saint Francis,
black, and current.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





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Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Fire Weather Warning
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
Maine - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Michigan - Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Minnesota - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Coastal Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory, Blowing Dust Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
New York - Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, Blowing Dust Advisory , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Washington - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement

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