Owensboro, KY

11:08 PM CST on February 20, 2018 (GMT -0600)
Gip | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 403 ft 37.75 °N, 87.15 °W | Updated 54 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
68.4 °F
Feels Like 68.4 °F
N
3.8
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 11.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:32 AM 5:33 PM
Waxing Crescent, 27% visible
METAR KOWB 210456Z AUTO 17015KT 10SM CLR 21/16 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP187 T02060156
Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:32 AM 5:33 PM
Waxing Crescent, 27% visible
METAR KOWB 210456Z AUTO 17015KT 10SM CLR 21/16 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP187 T02060156

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:00 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at the Newburgh dam
* until further notice.
* At 8 PM Tuesday the stage was 45.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 38.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 46.5 feet next Monday.
* Impact... at 46.0 feet... Highway 662 near the old lock and dam 47
begins to flood. This is approximately 1/2 mile downstream from the
current lock and dam.


Lat... Lon 3801 8745 3790 8721 3780 8728 3787 8745





900 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Owensboro
* until Thursday March 01.
* At 6 am Tuesday the stage was 40.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will crest near 43.6 feet Monday morning.
* Impact... at 44.0 feet... parts of smothers park may flood.


Lat... Lon 3790 8721 3789 8712 3806 8681 3794 8682
      3771 8710 3780 8728




900 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River at Evansville
* from late Wednesday night to Friday March 02.
* At 8 PM Tuesday the stage was 41.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage Thursday morning and
crest near 43.7 feet next Tuesday.
* Impact... at 42.0 feet... the river is 3300 feet wide.


Lat... Lon 3796 8770 3802 8759 3801 8745 3787 8745
      3780 8756 3781 8769




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 9:45 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Wednesday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, 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 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,
Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New
Madrid, Perry MO, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* Through late Wednesday night

* multiple rounds of moderate to heavy rainfall will lead to some
minor localized flooding. Rainfall totals of 1.5 to 3 inches are
expected, with some localized higher amounts possible.

* The primary flooding concern will be along small streams and
creeks that feed into already swollen rivers across the
region. Especially in areas that receive multiple rounds of
moderate to heavy rainfall.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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