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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:41 AM CDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 5:45 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
White County in southeastern Illinois...
northern Pope County in southern Illinois...
northern Johnson County in southern Illinois...
eastern Williamson County in southern Illinois...
Saline County in southern Illinois...
southeastern Franklin County in south central Illinois...
Hamilton County in south central Illinois...
Gallatin County in southern Illinois...

* until 445 PM CDT Friday

* at 1040 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have
already fallen in some locations. Flash flooding is expected to
begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Marion, Harrisburg, Carmi, Eldorado, McLeansboro, Shawneetown,
Grayville, Carrier Mills, Norris City, Goreville, Galatia, Ridgway,
New Harmony, Crossville, Enfield, Equality, Pittsburg, Creal
Springs, Lake of Egypt area and Carriers Mills.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3825 8798 3816 8791 3807 8797 3805 8804
      3796 8801 3793 8807 3789 8801 3790 8810
      3789 8809 3784 8803 3782 8809 3780 8803
      3766 8816 3757 8814 3760 8841 3744 8842
      3744 8904 3769 8904 3790 8871 3826 8870



Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:06 PM CDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 5 PM CDT this
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, and western
Kentucky, 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.

* Until 5 PM CDT this afternoon

* widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms will continue to
produce locally heavy rainfall today. Tropical downpours have
been dumping up to 2 inches per hour in isolated locations in
southern Illinois. Due to the more rapid speed of the storm, the
watch is only in effect through the afternoon hours.

* 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.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:06 PM CDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 5 PM CDT this
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, and western
Kentucky, 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.

* Until 5 PM CDT this afternoon

* widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms will continue to
produce locally heavy rainfall today. Tropical downpours have
been dumping up to 2 inches per hour in isolated locations in
southern Illinois. Due to the more rapid speed of the storm, the
watch is only in effect through the afternoon hours.

* 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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
New Mexico - Wind Advisory, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Record Report
New York - Coastal Flood Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Excessive Heat Watch , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico -
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning
Vermont - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Washington - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Watch
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory

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