Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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

KYC095-133-193-230400-
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LETCHER KY-PERRY KY-HARLAN KY-
829 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED AN

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LETCHER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  NORTHEASTERN HARLAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHEASTERN PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT

* AT 828 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL WERE APPROACHING THE ADVISORY
  AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST. MUCH OF THIS AREA RECEIVED HEAVY RAIN
  DURING THE AFTERNOON AND CONTINUED HIGH WATER IF NOT RENEWED
  RISES ARE ANTICIPATED ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS AND IN POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS.

* 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...WHITESBURG...BANKS...BELLCRAFT...BENHAM...BIG BLACK
  MOUNTAIN...CHAD...CLOVER...CLOVER FORK...CLUTTS...COLLY...CREECH...
  CROWN...CUMBERLAND...DAY...DEFEATED CREEK...DELPHIA...DONGOLA...
  EOLIA...ERMINE...FLINT...GILLEY...GORDON...HIRAM...HOLMES MILL...
  HOT SPOT...ICE...KINGDOM COME S.P....KINGS CREEK...LILLEY CORNETT
  WOODS AND LINEFORK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3686 8300 3702 8314 3720 8286 3712 8271
      3704 8272 3704 8273 3701 8277 3700 8283
      3697 8286 3693 8285 3690 8287 3687 8291

$$

PELTON





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