Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1128 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

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KNOTT KY-PERRY KY-BREATHITT KY-
1128 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL KNOTT COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  NORTHERN PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHERN BREATHITT COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 300 PM EDT

* AT 1123 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
  INDICATED THAT BETWEEN 2 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER
  PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA. THE MEDIA AND PUBLIC REPORTS THAT
  FLOODING IS STILL OCCURRING OVER PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA AS
  WELL. LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO FALL OVER THE AREA
  UNTIL EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM RECENT HEAVY
  RAIN AND ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL TEND TO DELAY ANY IMPROVEMENTS
  IN FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA UNTIL LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...HINDMAN...
  ALTRO...ARY...BARWICK...BEARVILLE...BEECH...BRINKLEY...BUCKHORN...
  BUCKHORN LAKE S.P....BULAN...BUSH BRANCH...CARRIE...CHAVIES...
  CROCKETTSVILLE...DICE...DREW...EMMALENA...FISTY...GARNER...GAYS
  CREEK...IVIS...KRYPTON...LAMONT...LARKSLANE...LEBURN...MALLIE...
  MOUSIE...NED...PIPPA PASSES AND RITCHIE.

THIS WARNING REPLACES THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING THAT WILL BE IN EFFECT
FOR MUCH OF THE AREA UNTIL 1130 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

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 3730 8338 3732 8340 3730 8343 3731 8352
      3743 8349 3743 8286 3728 8286

$$

RAY







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