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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:52 PM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Hancock County in central Kentucky...
Grayson County in central Kentucky...
Breckinridge County in central Kentucky...
Ohio County in central Kentucky...

* until 545 am CST

* at 1150 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated light to moderate rainfall
continued to fall across the warning area. Rainfall amounts of 2
to 4 inches have fallen across the area and flooding of low water
crossings and low-lying areas is expected to continue through
early Sunday morning.

* Some locations that will see continued flooding include...
Tell City, Leitchfield, Hartford, Hardinsburg, Hawesville, Webster,
Beaver Dam, Lewisport, Cannelton and Irvington.

Lat... Lon 3748 8713 3767 8682 3771 8687 3779 8682
      3793 8697 3800 8682 3784 8664 3793 8651
      3805 8649 3780 8615 3759 8628 3751 8607
      3734 8607 3732 8647 3740 8661 3731 8676
      3733 8681 3721 8690 3736 8703 3734 8714


Mj


1018 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Tell City.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:00 am Saturday the stage was 46.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 38.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 48.6 feet by
Monday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 48.0 feet... water reaches Railroad tracks and starts up
main St. In Tell City.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 48.0
feet on Apr 28 2011.


Lat... Lon 3783 8675 3794 8682 3806 8681 3794 8670





1018 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Cannelton lock.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 48.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 50.3 feet by
Monday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 51.0 feet... locks are closed. Large sections large of
Highway 66 flood. Highway 60 floods between Cloverport and
Hawesville.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 49.3
feet on Apr 28 2011.


Lat... Lon 3809 8636 3787 8652 3783 8675 3794 8670
      3796 8659 3822 8636




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