Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1215 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLOODING RAINS POSSIBLE THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY OVER THE
OHIO VALLEY REGION THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY EVENING. THIS FRONT
AND UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES IN SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL BRING ROUNDS
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WITH MANY LOCATIONS ALREADY SATURATED
FROM RECENT RAINS...THIS WILL RESULT IN A THREAT OF FLASH
FLOODING.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-080015-
/O.NEW.KJKL.FF.A.0008.150707T1615Z-150709T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
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...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
1215 PM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH 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.

* THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY EVENING AND WILL BRING HEAVY RAINFALL ON TOP OF WET
  GROUND FROM RECENT HEAVY RAINS.

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.

&&

$$

JP



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