Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1052 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

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BELL KY-HARLAN KY-
1052 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN BELL COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHWESTERN HARLAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 300 AM EDT

* AT 1048 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR DUAL POL ESTIMATES INDICATE THAT TWO TO THREE INCHES HAS
  FALLEN OVER PARTS OF THE ADVISORY AREA SINCE TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
  ESPECIALLY JUST TO THE NORTHWEST...NORTH AND EAST OF DOWNTOWN
  MIDDLESBORO IN THE BINGHAMTOWN AREA AND VICINITY.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...MIDDLESBORO...ALVA...BINGHAMTOWN...CALVIN...CHENOA...
  CLEAR CREEK SPRINGS...CUBAGE...DAVISBURG...FERNDALE...FONDE...
  HENSLEY STORE...HUTCH...MARTINS FORK...MELDRUM...NOETOWN...OAKS...
  PEEPACE STORE...PONZA...PRUDEN AND SMITH.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...CUMBERLAND
RIVER...YELLOW CREEK...CANNON CREEK...SUGAR RUN...LEFT FORK WILLIAMS
BRANCH...MOORE BRANCH...LAUREL FORK...CLEAR FORK...SOWDER
CREEK...POPLAR CREEK...GREASY CREEK...CLEAR CREEK...LITTLE CLEAR
CREEK...BENS FORK...LITTLE YELLOW CREEK...LICK FORK...BENNETTS
FORK...BEANS FORK...HIGNITE CREEK...TOMS BRANCH...PUCKETT CREEK...DRY
CREEK...BEE BRANCH...PITMANS CREEK...BROWNIES CREEK...COAL STONE
BRANCH...COWANS BRANCH...BLACKSNAKE BRANCH...CATRON CREEK...MARTINS
FORK CUMBERLAND RIVER...CRANKS CREEK AND MILL CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST DEATHS IN FLASH FLOODING OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
CROSS BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS IF WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON
FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3658 8390 3671 8387 3671 8385 3672 8383
      3675 8313 3674 8314 3674 8319 3670 8335
      3666 8342 3666 8353 3662 8364 3658 8369

$$

PELTON




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