Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1035 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

KYC071-119-133-153-195-020545-
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KNOTT KY-PIKE KY-MAGOFFIN KY-FLOYD KY-LETCHER KY-
1035 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  KNOTT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  PIKE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHEASTERN MAGOFFIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  CENTRAL FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTHEASTERN LETCHER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 145 AM EDT

* AT 1033 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN FELL
  THROUGHTHE AREA EARLIER DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL
  CONTINUE TO CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO A HALF AN INCH IS POSSIBLE OVER PARTS
OF THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL LIKELY RESULT IN MINOR
FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3726 8236 3720 8300 3752 8308 3752 8305
      3751 8303 3750 8296 3750 8295 3753 8300
      3755 8300 3761 8217 3759 8215 3759 8213
      3755 8213 3756 8208 3753 8205 3755 8204
      3754 8202 3754 8197

$$

GREIF



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