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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 8:59 AM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* flood advisory for...
White County in southeastern Illinois...
Hardin County in southern Illinois...
Pope County in southern Illinois...
Saline County in southern Illinois...
Hamilton County in south central Illinois...
Gallatin County in southern Illinois...
northwestern Posey County in southwestern Indiana...
northwestern Livingston County in western Kentucky...
west central Crittenden County in western Kentucky...

* until noon CDT

* at 859 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to two inches or more of
rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Harrisburg, Carmi, Eldorado, McLeansboro, Shawneetown, Grayville,
Carrier Mills, Norris City, Rosiclare, Galatia, Ridgway,
Crossville, Golconda, Enfield, Equality, Carriers Mills, Dixon
Springs, Dahlgren, New Haven and Raleigh.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 3819 8797 3816 8791 3810 8802 3808 8800
      3793 8807 3789 8801 3790 8810 3784 8803
      3782 8809 3780 8807 3780 8803 3766 8816
      3749 8806 3744 8832 3740 8832 3739 8847
      3724 8848 3734 8871 3826 8870 3826 8800



858 am CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Hardin, Massac, and Pope. In
southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh,
and Warrick. In western Kentucky, Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway,
Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden, Daviess, Fulton, Graves,
Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, Marshall,
McCracken, McLean, Muhlenberg, Todd, Trigg, Union KY, and
Webster. In southeast Missouri, Mississippi and New Madrid.

* Through this evening

* increasing showers and isolated thunderstorms will produce
locally heavy rainfall today. Tropical downpours have been
producing over two inches of rain in one hour in isolated
locations in southern Illinois. These types of rainfall rates
could occur anywhere within the watch area today.

* High rainfall rates could lead to rapid inundation of flood
prone roadways. Sharp rises in creeks and small streams may
occur. Low lying areas may quickly become flooded.

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 or flood advisories be issued.




Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 8:59 AM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* flood advisory for...
White County in southeastern Illinois...
Hardin County in southern Illinois...
Pope County in southern Illinois...
Saline County in southern Illinois...
Hamilton County in south central Illinois...
Gallatin County in southern Illinois...
northwestern Posey County in southwestern Indiana...
northwestern Livingston County in western Kentucky...
west central Crittenden County in western Kentucky...

* until noon CDT

* at 859 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to two inches or more of
rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Harrisburg, Carmi, Eldorado, McLeansboro, Shawneetown, Grayville,
Carrier Mills, Norris City, Rosiclare, Galatia, Ridgway,
Crossville, Golconda, Enfield, Equality, Carriers Mills, Dixon
Springs, Dahlgren, New Haven and Raleigh.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 3819 8797 3816 8791 3810 8802 3808 8800
      3793 8807 3789 8801 3790 8810 3784 8803
      3782 8809 3780 8807 3780 8803 3766 8816
      3749 8806 3744 8832 3740 8832 3739 8847
      3724 8848 3734 8871 3826 8870 3826 8800



858 am CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Hardin, Massac, and Pope. In
southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh,
and Warrick. In western Kentucky, Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway,
Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden, Daviess, Fulton, Graves,
Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, Marshall,
McCracken, McLean, Muhlenberg, Todd, Trigg, Union KY, and
Webster. In southeast Missouri, Mississippi and New Madrid.

* Through this evening

* increasing showers and isolated thunderstorms will produce
locally heavy rainfall today. Tropical downpours have been
producing over two inches of rain in one hour in isolated
locations in southern Illinois. These types of rainfall rates
could occur anywhere within the watch area today.

* High rainfall rates could lead to rapid inundation of flood
prone roadways. Sharp rises in creeks and small streams may
occur. Low lying areas may quickly become flooded.

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 or flood advisories be issued.




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