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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:53 AM CDT on April 23, 2018

Expires 4:34 AM EDT on April 30, 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Cairo.
* Until Monday April 30.
* At 11 am Monday the stage was 41.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 43.7 feet by
Thursday morning, and fall below flood stage late Sunday.

Lat... Lon 3709 8946 3717 8916 3709 8907 3680 8900
      3651 8918

Special Statement

Statement as of 2:47 PM CDT on April 23, 2018

Expires 6:15 PM EDT on April 23, 2018

At 245 p.M., Scattered thunderstorms were observed across much of
west Kentucky and into extreme southern Illinois. The strongest
storms were from near Paducah to Mayfield, and also from just
south of Madisonville to just south of Greenville. Movement was

The activity will continue this afternoon. Some of the stronger
storms will produce one half to three quarters of an inch of
rainfall in about 30 minutes. Small hail is also possible.
Isolated standing water issues in areas that typically experience
problems is probable. This is most likely across west Kentucky
across The Purchase area.


1052 am CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

... A few thunderstorms with heavy rain expected through this

Bands of showers continue to develop and move north and northwest
around a surface low pressure center located near the Missouri
bootheel today.

Some of the bands of heavier rainfall will produce between one
quarter to one half inch of rain an hour as they move across the

As the rain continues through the afternoon, some thunderstorms
will develop within these rain bands and may increase local
rainfall amounts closer to three quarters of an inch or higher.

Given the compact and dynamic nature of the low pressure system
over the area, a few storms may become intense enough to produce
small hail, generally less than one half inch in size.

The majority of any thunderstorm activity will likely remain
across the pennyrile region of west Kentucky and across southern
and southeast Illinois this afternoon. Some locations in southwest
Indiana, along the Ohio River may also see an isolated thunderstorm
or two.

The greatest coverage of thunderstorms will likely occur between
1 PM and 5pm CDT today.

The bands of rain may cause additional drainage problems in areas
that saw rainfall in excess of three inches the past two days.
Please avoid any roads that may have water over them and obey
posted Road barricades and closures.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flood Advisory
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory
Arizona - Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - Record Report
Colorado -
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Georgia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Montana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Nevada -
New Mexico -
North Carolina - Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Special Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Air Quality Alert
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
West Virginia - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement

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