Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
150 AM EDT SUN AUG 24 2014

KYC147-231-240900-
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MCCREARY KY-WAYNE KY-
150 AM EDT SUN AUG 24 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL MCCREARY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  EAST CENTRAL WAYNE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 500 AM EDT

* AT 150 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED THAT ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE
  LAST HOUR...AND UP TO THREE INCHES IN SOME LOCATIONS IN THE LAST
  THREE HOURS

* 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...BARRIER...CO-OPERATIVE...COOPERSVILLE...DELTA...DENNEY...
  GREGORY...KIDDS CROSSING...RITNER AND SLAVENS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...
COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO MINOR FLOODING.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3690 8473 3678 8445 3666 8460 3682 8487

$$

JMW








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