Jefferson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:53 AM EST Feb. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at McAlpine lower.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 65.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 55.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 67.4 feet by
Monday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 66.0 feet... lock is closed. Floodgates at riverport are
closed.


Lat... Lon 3824 8568 3793 8604 3809 8636 3822 8636
      3806 8605 3831 8580




1053 am EST sun Feb 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at McAlpine upper.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 34.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 36.1 feet by
Monday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 34.0 feet... Bingham way is closed at floodgate.


Lat... Lon 3858 8539 3836 8556 3824 8568 3831 8580
      3844 8564 3863 8551




632 am EST sun Feb 25 2018

The National Weather Service in Louisville has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
east central Harrison County in south central Indiana...
southwestern Clark County in south central Indiana...
Floyd County in south central Indiana...
northwestern Spencer County in central Kentucky...
southwestern Oldham County in central Kentucky...
Jefferson County in central Kentucky...
Bullitt County in central Kentucky...

* until 645 PM EST Sunday

* at 631 am EST, several roads remained closed across the warning
area due to flooding. In the Louisville Metro area, I-64 was
shutdown between grinstead and story roads due to flood waters.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Louisville, Jeffersonville, New Albany, Jeffersontown, St.
Matthews, Shively, Shepherdsville, Lyndon, Middletown and Douglass
Hills.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3840 8562 3829 8546 3828 8546 3825 8541
      3815 8542 3813 8541 3798 8548 3799 8549
      3797 8552 3793 8555 3791 8558 3790 8558
      3781 8572 3781 8574 3789 8582 3794 8585
      3795 8588 3797 8590 3842 8602


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