Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
433 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

KYC011-065-069-109-125-129-165-173-197-203-205-031215-
/O.CON.KJKL.FA.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160203T1215Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MONTGOMERY KY-MENIFEE KY-LAUREL KY-JACKSON KY-LEE KY-ROWAN KY-
FLEMING KY-POWELL KY-ESTILL KY-ROCKCASTLE KY-BATH KY-
433 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 AM EST FOR
MONTGOMERY...WESTERN MENIFEE...NORTHEASTERN LAUREL...JACKSON...
WESTERN LEE...WESTERN ROWAN...FLEMING...POWELL...ESTILL...
NORTHEASTERN ROCKCASTLE AND BATH COUNTIES...

AT 432 AM EST..DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE HEAVY RAIN THAT
COULD CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. AT LEAST ONE INCH
OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN...WITH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
REPORTED. BETWEEN HALF OF AN INCH AND AN INCH OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
OF IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA THROUGH THIS MORNING. THIS
WILL LEAD TO FURTHER RUNOFF AND POTENTIAL FLOODING CONCERNS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MOUNT STERLING...MOREHEAD...STANTON...IRVINE...FLEMINGSBURG...
OWINGSVILLE...MCKEE...FRENCHBURG...MARSHALL...JEFFERSONVILLE...
CAMARGO...CLAY CITY...RAVENNA...SHARPSBURG...SALT LICK...CAMPSITES IN
THE INDIAN CREEK AREA OF THE DANIEL BOONE NATIONAL FOREST...
FAIRVIEW...ELIZAVILLE...PECKS RIDGE AND LOWER SPENCER.

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 3843 8358 3840 8341 3832 8336 3749 8384
      3751 8389 3744 8386 3719 8401 3752 8426
      3757 8409 3781 8410 3781 8412 3782 8409
      3783 8400 3787 8403 3793 8397 3812 8408
      3832 8384 3845 8398 3852 8364

$$

JMW


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