« View county listFlash Flood Watch
Including the cities of Fort Branch, Petersburg, Poseyville,
323 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Paducah has expanded the
* Flash Flood Watch to include a portion of southwest Indiana,
including the following areas, Gibson, Pike, Posey, and
* Through Friday evening
* Rain showers will continue this evening. The watch is in effect
mainly for late tonight and Friday, when a more organized area
of heavy rain will arrive. Rainfall amounts through Friday
evening will likely average from 1 to 3 inches. Locally higher
amounts are possible where thunderstorms are persistent.
* 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.
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 be issued.