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Lat: 36.85N, Lon: 87.49W
Wx Zone: KYZ017 CWA Used: PAH

Kentucky Drought Monitor

The Kentucky Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Kentucky land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.

Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.

Kentucky Drought Monitor

Kentucky Hydrologic Information Statement

Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.

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FGUS73 KPAH 261921
ESFPAH
ILC003-059-069-087-127-151-153-165-181-193-199-INC051-125-129-147-
163-173-KYC007-033-035-039-047-055-059-075-083-101-105-107-139-
143-145-149-157-177-219-221-225-233-MOC133-272100-

HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
121 PM CST SAT DEC 26 2015

...WET CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY WEEKEND CONTINUES...

THE FORECAST WET WEATHER PATTERN FOR THIS CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY
WEEKEND CONTINUES TO EVOLVE. A WARM FRONT LIFTING NORTHWARD ACROSS
THE REGION WILL SHIFT RAINS ACROSS SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...WITH POINTS
SOUTH OF THERE EXPERIENCING A SCATTERING OF SHOWERS AND LESSER
RAINFALL AMOUNTS INTO THIS EVENING AND THE EARLY OVERNIGHT HOURS.

ANOTHER ROUND OF RAIN DEVELOPS AND MOVES IN LATER TONIGHT AND
SUNDAY MORNING. THEN...ANOTHER RELATIVE PAUSE OCCURS LATER SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WHICH IS FOLLOWED BY MORE SOAKING RAINS
INCOMING SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

WE'LL SEE PEAK STORM TOTAL AVERAGE RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN THE 3 TO 4
INCH RANGE ALONG THE LOWER OHIO RIVER VALLEY...TAPERING TO 2 TO 3
INCH AMOUNTS SOUTH AND EAST OF THERE....TOWARD THE PENNYRILE
REGION OF WESTERN KENTUCKY.

THESE ADDITIONAL RAINS WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT RISES ACROSS
LOCAL STREAMS...CREEKS...AND SMALLER RIVERS. EVEN MAIN STEM RIVERS
SEE MARKED BUMPS IN THEIR FORECASTS. FLOOD PRONE AND LOW LYING
AREAS WILL SEE STANDING WATER AT TIMES. ADDITIONAL FLOOD
WATCHES...WARNINGS...OR ADVISORIES MAY BECOME NECESSARY DEPENDING
UPON HOW THE SYSTEM EVOLVES...SO PLAN AHEAD ACCORDINGLY AND STAY
TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA OUTLET FOR THE
LATEST UPDATED FORECASTS ON THIS WET CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY WEEKEND
SYSTEM.

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