Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
546 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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JACKSON KY-MAGOFFIN KY-OWSLEY KY-BREATHITT KY-
546 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BREATHITT COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  OWSLEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHEASTERN JACKSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHERN MAGOFFIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 542 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  ESTIMATED THAT BETWEEN ONE AND TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER
  THE AREA IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. UP TO AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF
  RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THIS AREA THROUGH 8 PM EDT.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS RAINFALL MAY CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO OCCUR...
  ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. SOME
  LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BOONEVILLE...JACKSON...ANNVILLE...CAMP LEWIS...GAUGE...JETS
  CREEK...LEROSE...ROUSSEAU...SCOVILLE AND STEVENSON. AS WELL AS THE
  BIG CANEY  CREEK AREA.

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 3729 8407 3740 8406 3751 8369 3754 8363
      3751 8362 3750 8358 3757 8355 3775 8295
      3753 8288 3751 8290 3750 8297 3753 8306
      3745 8314 3734 8364 3736 8366 3734 8368
      3735 8378 3731 8388 3728 8389 3725 8401

$$

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