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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:28 AM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at McAlpine lower.
* From Tuesday evening until further notice.
* At 10:00 am Monday the stage was 53.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 55.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Tuesday evening and continue
to rise to near 59.0 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact... at 59.0 feet... Overbrook Rd. Floods south of lake Dreamland
Rd.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 59.1
feet on Jan 12 2005.


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




1028 am EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at McAlpine upper.
* From this afternoon until further notice.
* At 10:00 am Monday the stage was 22.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 28.0 feet by Friday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 28.0 feet... more sections of River Road floods.
Beachland beach area is cut off. Lime Kiln Lane floods south of
River Road.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 28.3
feet on Jan 12 2005.


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




Special Statement
Issued: 3:53 PM CST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Strong and gusty winds through sunset...

Strong southwest winds will continue through sunset, with a few
gusts over 40 mph. Unsecured loose objects may be blown around,
and mainly small tree branches could be downed. Motorists should
use caution, especially in high-profile vehicles and on east-west
highways, including Interstate 64 and the western Kentucky and
Blue Grass parkways.

Gusts will diminish after sunset.


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