Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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

KYC119-131-133-193-230300-
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KNOTT KY-LESLIE KY-LETCHER KY-PERRY KY-
755 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS EXTENDED THE

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN LESLIE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHWESTERN KNOTT COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  WEST CENTRAL LETCHER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 753 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...HAZARD...AMELIA...ANCO...ARMINTA...AVAWAM...BLACKEY...
  BLUEFIELD...BULAN...CARBON GLOW...CARCASSONNE...CARR CREEK...
  CHAVIES...CODY...CONFLUENCE...CORDIA...CORNETTSVILLE...DAISY...
  DALEY...DIABLOCK...DICE...DIRK...ELIC...ELKO...FREW...GANDER...GAYS
  CREEK...HALLIE...INDIAN BOTTOM...ISOM AND JEFF.

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 3734 8345 3737 8344 3734 8339 3737 8336
      3736 8336 3738 8333 3738 8331 3739 8330
      3740 8326 3720 8286 3701 8314

$$

PELTON





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