Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
645 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

KYC159-195-230300-
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MARTIN KY-PIKE KY-
645 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN PIKE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  MARTIN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 642 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED THAT THUNDERSTORMS WORKING ACROSS THE AREA WERE
  PRODUCING UP TO A QUICK INCH OF RAIN IN SOME LOCATIONS AS THEY
  PASS. MUCH OF THE ADVISORY AREA HAS RECEIVED ADDITIONAL ROUNDS OF
  HEAVY RAIN EARLIER IN THE WEEK.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...INEZ...AFLEX...ANDY... ARGO...
  BEAUTY...BELCHER...BELFRY...BIGGS...BOARD TREE...BRADBURY...
  BUSKIRK...CALF CREEK...CANADA...COALPOINT...COLEMAN...CONDER...
  DEBORD...DELONG...ELKHORN CITY...FEDSCREEK...FISHTRAP LAKE...
  FOREST HILLS...HARDY...HATFIELD STATION...HEENAN...HEISEY...
  HODE...HUDDY...JAMBOREE AND JARAD.

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 3726 8236 3789 8261 3796 8258 3796 8256
      3797 8254 3788 8241 3783 8240 3778 8232
      3774 8232 3768 8229 3767 8224 3763 8221
      3765 8219 3765 8217 3760 8215 3759 8212
      3756 8213 3756 8208 3754 8206 3755 8196

$$

PELTON





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