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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:47 AM CDT on April 28, 2017


The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* From late Monday night until further notice.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 7.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Tuesday morning and
continue to rise to near 27.6 feet by early Monday morning.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* At 27.5 feet... in the city of Mt. Carmel, all local roads flooded
east of the levee except for south division.


Lat... Lon 3846 8765 3828 8781 3822 8794 3822 8800
      3827 8800 3847 8777




1042 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Little Wabash River at Carmi.
* From Sunday evening until further notice.
* At 10 am Friday the stage was 17.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage Sunday evening and crest
near 35.0 feet Thursday, may 4.
* Impact... at 35.5 feet... businesses just downstream of IL Route 14
and Route 1 in Carmi flood.


Lat... Lon 3826 8816 3825 8802 3804 8813 3793 8808
      3791 8812 3801 8828




1036 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for The Skillet Fork river at Wayne City.
* From late Saturday night until further notice.
* At 10 am Friday the stage was 9.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage Sunday morning, moderate flooding
expected by Sunday evening, and major flood conditions developing
Monday morning. A crest near 22 feet is expected Monday afternoon.


Lat... Lon 3857 8866 3858 8855 3839 8856 3827 8838
      3826 8846 3836 8865




1025 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Wabash River at New Harmony.
* From Tuesday evening until further notice.
* At 10 am Friday the stage was 5.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage Tuesday evening, may 2,
and crest near 20.1 feet late next weekend.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... parts of northern New Harmony begin to flood
and sandbagging becomes necessary in town.


Lat... Lon 3816 8799 3815 8790 3797 8799 3781 8801
      3780 8809 3789 8810




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.





Special Statement

Statement as of 2:30 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 4:15 PM EDT on April 28, 2017


... Significant weather advisory for northwestern white... Wayne...
Edwards and northern Hamilton counties until 315 PM CDT...

At 230 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
McLeansboro, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Fairfield, McLeansboro, Albion, West Salem, Cisne, Jeffersonville,
Sims, Bone Gap, Mill Shoals, Springerton, Mount Erie, Golden Gate,
Belle Prairie City and Burnt Prairie.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3860 8815 3857 8815 3857 8807 3852 8795
      3844 8795 3808 8840 3811 8865 3860 8846
time... Mot... loc 1930z 220deg 46kt 3813 8852


Ps


230 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern white... Wayne...
Edwards and northern Hamilton counties until 315 PM CDT...

At 230 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
McLeansboro, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Fairfield, McLeansboro, Albion, West Salem, Cisne, Jeffersonville,
Sims, Bone Gap, Mill Shoals, Springerton, Mount Erie, Golden Gate,
Belle Prairie City and Burnt Prairie.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3860 8815 3857 8815 3857 8807 3852 8795
      3844 8795 3808 8840 3811 8865 3860 8846
time... Mot... loc 1930z 220deg 46kt 3813 8852


Ps

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , 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
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Special Statement
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 , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Minnesota - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , 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 Watch, High Wind Warning , 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 , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard 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 , Public Information Statement , 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 , Wind 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 , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Public Information Statement

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