Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
406 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

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LAUREL KY-KNOX KY-WHITLEY KY-
406 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN LAUREL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  KNOX COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  CENTRAL WHITLEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 405 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN RATES OF UP TO
  TWO INCHES PER HOUR IN THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR
  FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN ACCORDING TO RADAR ESTIAMTES...ESPECIALLY IN THE
  VICINITY OF LYNN CAMP...GRAY...ARKLE AND SILER.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BARBOURVILLE...CORBIN...GREEN ROAD...CLATE...DISHMAN SPRINGS...
  GIRDLER...MOORE HILL...SWANPOND...FABER...BERTHA STATION...SUTTONS
  MILL...KING...EMMANUEL...WOFFORD...BRUSH CREEK...MCHARGUE...CANE
  CREEK...ARTEMUS...CANNON AND INDIAN CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3688 8421 3700 8404 3706 8407 3712 8400
      3687 8366 3685 8369 3670 8408

$$

JP



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