Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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WGUS53 KJKL 191451

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service JACKSON KY
1051 AM EDT FRI MAY 19 2017

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northeastern Perry County in southeastern Kentucky...
  West central Knott County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 145 PM EDT

* At 1049 AM EDT, emergency management reported heavy rain and
  instances of flash flooding across the warned area. Up to two
  inches of rain have already fallen, with localized amounts above
  two inches. More rain is expected over the next warned area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Hazard, Hindman, Ritchie, Dice, Ary, Emmalena, Bearville, Tina,
  Vest, Carrie, Talcum, Bulan, Fisty and Dwarf.


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, as well as other drainage areas and low lying

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


LAT...LON 3743 8303 3733 8295 3726 8321 3736 8326



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