Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
221 AM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

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LAUREL KY-JACKSON KY-ROCKCASTLE KY-ESTILL KY-
221 AM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL LAUREL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  WESTERN JACKSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTHERN ROCKCASTLE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHWESTERN ESTILL COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 515 AM EDT

* AT 220 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...BRODHEAD...WANETA...DONARO...KERBY KNOB...
  PARROT...JEP HILL...JOHNETTA...LOAM...ORLANDO...COLLINGSWORTH...
  WAGERSVILLE...DRIP ROCK...COOKSBURG...LAKE LINVILLE...EGLON...
  MERSHONS...MUELLERSVILLE AND MORRILL.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3748 8445 3747 8438 3750 8435 3754 8435
      3753 8430 3752 8430 3751 8426 3752 8420
      3756 8416 3756 8409 3764 8413 3766 8411
      3763 8389 3723 8409 3742 8447

$$

KAS


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