• River Flood Warning for Epworth - Click for Details
    Effective: March 02, 2021 @ 11:08am
    Expires: December 31, 2049 @ 6:00pm
    PRECAUTIONARY
    Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. The next statement will be issued Monday evening at 1100 PM CST.
    LOCATION

    FORECAST
    The river is expected to rise above flood stage early Tuesday afternoon and continue rising to a crest of 18.3 feet Monday, March 08.
    DURATION
    From Tuesday morning until further notice.
    INFO1
    At 8:30 PM CST Sunday the stage was 11.4 feet.
    INFO2
    Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
    INFO3
    Minor flooding is forecast.
    INFO4
    Impact...At 19.0 feet, Harmonie State Park is closed. Surrounding bottomland is flooded.
  • River Flood Warning for Epworth - Click for Details
    Effective: March 01, 2021 @ 12:32pm
    Expires: December 31, 2049 @ 6:00pm
    PRECAUTIONARY
    N/A
    LOCATION
    The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
    FORECAST
    The river is expected to rise above flood stage this afternoon and continue rising to a crest of 24.5 feet Sunday morning.
    DURATION
    From this afternoon until further notice.
    INFO1
    At 5:45 AM CST Monday /6:45 AM EST Monday/ the stage was 17.0 feet.
    INFO2
    Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
    INFO3
    Minor flooding is forecast.
    INFO4
    Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 24.5 feet on 05/01/1970.
  • River Flood Warning for Epworth - Click for Details
    Expires: December 31, 2049 @ 6:00pm
    PRECAUTIONARY
    Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. The next statement will be issued Monday evening at 1045 PM CST.
    LOCATION

    FORECAST
    The river is expected to rise above flood stage early tomorrow afternoon and continue rising to a crest of 29.0 feet early Friday afternoon.
    DURATION
    From Monday morning until further notice.
    INFO1
    At 7:30 PM CST Sunday the stage was 25.2 feet.
    INFO2
    Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
    INFO3
    Minor flooding is forecast.
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Freezing rain advisory in effect from 6am to 6pm Friday, Jan 13

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
200 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

ILZ075>078-082-083-087-INZ081-082-085>087-KYZ014-018-130400-
/O.NEW.KPAH.ZR.Y.0001.170113T1200Z-170114T0000Z/
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-HAMILTON-WHITE-GALLATIN-GIBSON-
PIKE-POSEY-VANDERBURGH-WARRICK-UNION KY-HENDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNT VERNON, FAIRFIELD, ALBION,
MOUNT CARMEL, MCLEANSBORO, CARMI, SHAWNEETOWN, FORT BRANCH,
PETERSBURG, POSEYVILLE, EVANSVILLE, BOONVILLE, MORGANFIELD,
AND HENDERSON
200 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST FRIDAY.

* TIMING...STARTING AROUND OR SHORTLY AFTER DAY BREAK FRIDAY AND
  CONTINUING THROUGH THE DAY.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A GLAZE UP AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH MOST
  AREAS...THOUGH SLIGHTLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE OVER SOUTHEAST
  ILLINOIS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IMPACTS EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY ON SECONDARY AND
  UNTREATED ROADS. SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS MAY BE VERY SLICK IF
  NOT TREATED. VEHICLES WILL ICE OVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT LESS THAN ONE QUARTER INCH OF
FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE
CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.