Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1012 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

KYC025-071-119-153-159-195-011600-
/O.EXT.KJKL.FA.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160501T1600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
KNOTT KY-MARTIN KY-PIKE KY-MAGOFFIN KY-BREATHITT KY-FLOYD KY-
1012 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN KNOTT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHERN MARTIN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTHWESTERN PIKE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHEASTERN MAGOFFIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHEASTERN BREATHITT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTHERN FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL NOON EDT

* AT 1009 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  THAT HEAVY RAIN HAS FALLIN OVER THE AREA AND SOME LOCATIONS ARE
  STILL CRESTING. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PRESTONSBURG...COAL RUN VILLAGE...MARTIN...FOREST HILLS...ALLEN...
  ORCHARD...MID...CORN FORK HOLLOW...GUNLOCK...THREEFORKS...EVANSTON...
  BAMMER...HAROLD...ALPHORETTA...AFLEX...WALDO...DOTSON...DICKS CREEK...BLUE
  RIVER AND WHITEPOST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3739 8312 3741 8313 3756 8312 3773 8268
      3772 8264 3774 8265 3783 8241 3776 8231
      3774 8233 3770 8230 3767 8230 3766 8224
      3764 8222 3762 8222

$$

DJ



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