Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Louisville KY
402 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

...Flash Flood Watch This Afternoon Through Sunday Evening...

.Multiple rounds of thunderstorms are expected to develop this
afternoon through late Sunday evening, leading to a threat of
Flash Flooding for areas that see repeated heavy rain. Areas that
have seen excessive rain over the past couple of weeks will be
most at risk.

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Including the cities of Leitchfield, Elizabethtown,
Shepherdsville, Louisville, Shelbyville, Frankfort, Georgetown,
Taylorsville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Lexington, Paris,
Bardstown, Springfield, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville, Winchester,
Hodgenville, Lebanon, Danville, Lancaster, Richmond, Morgantown,
Brownsville, Horse Cave, Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty,
Stanford, Russellville, Bowling Green, Franklin, Providence,
Scottsville, Glasgow, Tompkinsville, Edmonton, Columbia,
Jamestown, Burkesville, and Albany
402 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017 /302 AM CDT Sat May 27 2017/

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kentucky, north
  central Kentucky, and south central Kentucky, including the
  following areas, in east central Kentucky, Anderson, Bourbon,
  Boyle, Clark, Fayette, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Madison,
  Mercer, Scott, and Woodford. In north central Kentucky,
  Bullitt, Hardin, Jefferson, Larue, Nelson, Shelby, Spencer,
  and Washington. In south central Kentucky, Adair, Allen,
  Barren, Butler, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Edmonson, Grayson,
  Green, Hart, Lincoln, Logan, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe,
  Russell, Simpson, Taylor, and Warren.

* From 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ this afternoon through Sunday evening

* 1 to locally 3+ inches of rain is expected to fall from multiple
  rounds of thunderstorms early this afternoon through late Sunday
  evening.

* Areas that see repeated thunderstorm activity, and locations
  that have seen excessive rainfall over the past couple of weeks
  will be most at risk, along with urban areas and the normal
  flood prone locations.

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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BJS



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