Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
808 PM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

KYC199-203-010300-
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PULASKI KY-ROCKCASTLE KY-
808 PM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN PULASKI COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  SOUTH CENTRAL ROCKCASTLE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 806 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SLOW
  MOVING SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND
  SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES AROUND
  TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN OVER PARTS OF EASTERN
  PULASKI COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SOMERSET...BURNSIDE...BENT...VALLEY OAK...SOMERSET PULASKI
  AIRPORT...HANSFORD...BRONSTON...BLOSS...GRADE...ELIHU...
  SHOPVILLE...PONGO...RUTH...BILLOWS AND FERGUSON.

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 3728 8437 3720 8426 3720 8428 3718 8427
      3717 8430 3716 8429 3715 8429 3697 8464
      3708 8469

$$

JP


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