Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
553 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

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LAUREL KY-WAYNE KY-PULASKI KY-MCCREARY KY-WHITLEY KY-
553 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  LAUREL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  WAYNE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  PULASKI COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  MCCREARY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  WHITLEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 845 AM EDT

* AT 549 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS MOVING INTO THE ADVISORY AREA. THESE SHOWERS ARE
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING AROUND AN INCH OF RAIN OR MORE OVER THE
  DURATION OF AN HOUR. DUE TO SOILS WHICH ARE ALREADY SATURATED FROM
  PREVIOUS DAYS STORMS...THIS AMOUNT OF RAINFALL WILL CAUSE URBAN
  AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL
  ALSO CREATE MINOR FLOODING CONCERNS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...WILLIAMSBURG...WHITLEY CITY...
  PULASKI...CORBIN...LIBERTY...SCIENCE HILL...BURNSIDE...DORTHAE...
  VOX...HAZEL PATCH...BUSH...BLACKWATER...BENT...SUTTONS MILL...
  POWERSBURG...MCHARGUE AND CLIO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 8484 3705 8491 3712 8490 3736 8456
      3717 8431 3734 8412 3727 8405 3725 8394
      3717 8397 3711 8387 3705 8387 3698 8396
      3699 8404 3695 8410 3673 8396 3669 8388
      3665 8395 3659 8393 3663 8500 3686 8506

$$

JMW



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