Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson KY
943 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...Remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy to Bring Heavy Rainfall...

.An approaching cold front will interact with tropical moisture
from the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy, bringing heavy
rainfall to eastern Kentucky Friday afternoon into early Saturday
morning.

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Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Rockcastle-
Jackson-Pulaski-Laurel-Wayne-McCreary-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-
Elliott-Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Floyd-Lee-Breathitt-Knott-
Owsley-Perry-Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Martin-Pike-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns,
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro,
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright,
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
943 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of east central Kentucky, northeast Kentucky, south
  central Kentucky, and southeast Kentucky, including the
  following areas, in east central Kentucky, Bath, Elliott,
  Estill, Fleming, Menifee, Montgomery, Powell, and Rowan. In
  northeast Kentucky, Johnson and Martin. In south central
  Kentucky, Laurel, McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne, and
  Whitley. In southeast Kentucky, Bell, Breathitt, Clay, Floyd,
  Harlan, Jackson, Knott, Knox, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin,
  Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, and Wolfe.

* From Friday afternoon through Saturday morning

* Showers and thunderstorms containing very heavy rainfall will
  move across eastern Kentucky Friday afternoon through early
  Saturday morning.

* Flash flooding of creeks and streams will be possible, with
  the higher threat of flash flooding occurring along and north
  of a line from Mckee to Jackson to Inez, where 2 to 3 inches
  of rain may fall in 6 hours or less. Locally higher amounts
  will be possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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