Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service JACKSON KY
257 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southeastern Martin County in northeastern Kentucky...
  Central Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky...
  Northwestern Pike County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 600 PM EDT

* At 257 PM EDT, local law enforcement reported heavy rain across the
  warned area. Flash flooding is already occurring.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Pikeville, Estill, Coal Run Village, Wheelwright, Martin, Wayland,
  East McDowell, Bammer, Glo, Printer, Aluba, McDowell, Piso, Betsy
  Layne, Ivel, Honaker, Buckhorn Hollow, Blue Moon, Osborn and
  Orkney.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

&&

LAT...LON 3760 8244 3726 8270 3728 8272 3728 8271
      3730 8272 3731 8275 3742 8276 3741 8283
      3746 8283 3748 8291 3767 8263 3779 8235
      3776 8232 3774 8233 3770 8230

$$

JMW



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