Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1149 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

KYC025-071-115-153-021300-
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JOHNSON KY-MAGOFFIN KY-BREATHITT KY-FLOYD KY-
1149 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN JOHNSON COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  MAGOFFIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  CENTRAL BREATHITT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  NORTHWESTERN FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 900 AM EDT MONDAY

* AT 1147 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCED
  HEAVY RAIN CAUSING AREAS OF FLOODING. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN
  FELL DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING ON SATURATED GROUNDS. THE
  FLOOD WATERS IS VERY SLOWLY RECEEDING...BUT AREAS OF FLOODING WILL
  LIKELY PERSIST THROUGH THE NIGHT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PAINTSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...SALYERSVILLE...MASON...ALLEN...PRESS...
  CORNELIA...BROWNLOW...ORCHARD...QUICKSAND...SWAMP BRANCH...DAISYDELL...
  PORTSMOUTH...CORN FORK HOLLOW...PERLIE...MARSHALLVILLE...LOST CREEK...
  EVANSTON...GYPSY AND TIPTOP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. ALL
INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3752 8304 3752 8309 3750 8310 3745 8329
      3749 8337 3759 8332 3764 8324 3782 8304
      3779 8271 3761 8268

$$

GREIF



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