Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
508 PM EDT SUN MAY 17 2015

KYC031-141-180000-
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LOGAN KY-BUTLER KY-
408 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  LOGAN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 407 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  VERY HEAVY RAINFALL FROM THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE ADVISORY AREA.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES HAVE FALLEN IN THE LAST 24 HOURS
AND ADDITIONAL 1 TO 1.5 INCHES OF RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE AS THIS
CLUSTER OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVES THROUGH THE REGION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINS ASSOCIATED WITH THESE STORMS MAY PRODUCE PONDING OF WATER
ON ROADWAYS. MOTORISTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA
CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA ALL HAZARDS RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR LATER
STATEMENTS AND UPDATES.

&&

LAT...LON 3706 8705 3709 8690 3716 8693 3718 8689
      3723 8689 3730 8681 3733 8682 3731 8675
      3739 8662 3737 8649 3717 8640 3715 8646
      3719 8650 3718 8662 3699 8667 3688 8661
      3684 8669 3675 8674 3666 8676 3664 8706

$$

MJ




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