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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 1:37 PM CST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Newburgh dam
* until further notice.
* At 1:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 45.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 38.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 45.8 feet by this
evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 46.0 feet... Highway 662 near the old lock and dam 47
begins to flood. This is approximately 1/2 mile downstream from the
current lock and dam.


Lat... Lon 3801 8745 3790 8721 3780 8728 3787 8745





137 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Mount Vernon
* until further notice.
* At 6:00 am Wednesday the stage was 46.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 45.7 feet
by tomorrow morning.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... large portions of point township in Posey
County are flooded.


Lat... Lon 3792 8796 3798 8784 3796 8770 3781 8769
      3780 8784




137 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Evansville
* until further notice.
* At 1:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 43.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 43.6 feet by this
evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... many County roads are flooded and some are
impassable.


Lat... Lon 3796 8770 3802 8759 3801 8745 3787 8745
      3780 8756 3781 8769




1027 am CST Wed Feb 20 2019

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Hardin County in southern Illinois...
Henderson County in northwestern Kentucky...
Daviess County in northwestern Kentucky...
Livingston County in western Kentucky...
Crittenden County in western Kentucky...
Caldwell County in western Kentucky...
McLean County in northwestern Kentucky...
Hopkins County in northwestern Kentucky...
Union County in northwestern Kentucky...
Webster County in northwestern Kentucky...
Lyon County in western Kentucky...

* until 430 PM CST Wednesday.

* Numerous roads remain flooded across the warning area. There will
be additional scattered showers and thunderstorms. Widespread
rains are not anticipated. However the flooding will likely
persist.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Evansville, Owensboro, Henderson, Madisonville, Princeton,
Newburgh, Morganfield, Providence, Dawson Springs, Eddyville,
Sturgis, Calhoun, Breckinridge center, Marion, Sebree, Earlington,
Livermore, Nortonville, Clay and Rosiclare.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3742 8710 3731 8738 3714 8737 3715 8768
      3697 8777 3687 8814 3705 8831 3707 8857
      3714 8843 3729 8851 3760 8841 3757 8814
      3793 8790 3783 8764 3797 8760 3795 8741
      3778 8711 3793 8698 3779 8682 3767 8682


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