Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
609 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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CLAY KY-LAUREL KY-JACKSON KY-MCCREARY KY-PULASKI KY-
609 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN CLAY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  LAUREL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHEASTERN JACKSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTH CENTRAL MCCREARY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHEASTERN PULASKI COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 915 AM EDT

* AT 608 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN CAUSING MINOR
  FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LONDON...MANCHESTER...SIDELL...SOURWOOD...HAZEL PATCH...SACKER GAP...
  FOGERTOWN...BERNSTADT...WELCHBURG...CHESTNUTBURG...PORTERSBURG...EAST
  BERNSTADT...ROYRADER...HUXLEY...FALL ROCK...HIGHTOP...HOOKER...ROCKCASTLE
  SPRINGS...DATHA AND GREEN HILL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3688 8459 3689 8459 3690 8460 3715 8428
      3726 8419 3732 8398 3734 8374 3718 8369
      3696 8430 3683 8456

$$

KAS



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