Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson KY
738 PM EDT Sat Apr 22 2017

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Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Rockcastle-
Jackson-Elliott-Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Lee-Breathitt-
Owsley-Martin-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Sandy Hook, West Liberty, Paintsville, Campton,
Salyersville, Beattyville, Jackson, Booneville, and Inez
738 PM EDT Sat Apr 22 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern Kentucky.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Rainfall over the headwaters of the Cumberland and Kentucky
Rivers today through Sunday will lead to significant rises on
these tributaries and may result in minor flooding along rivers
this weekend and early next week.

Thunderstorms will be possible from Wednesday afternoon into
Thursday, then again Friday afternoon and evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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Pulaski-Laurel-Wayne-McCreary-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-Floyd-
Knott-Perry-Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Pike-
Including the cities of Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello,
Stearns, Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville,
Middlesboro, Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Prestonsburg,
Wheelwright, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Hazard, Manchester, Hyden,
Jenkins, Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville,
and South Williamson
738 PM EDT Sat Apr 22 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern Kentucky.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Showers will likely bring some heavy to excessive rainfall to
locations generally south and east of the Hal Rogers Parkway and
Highway 80 corridor mainly later tonight. As a result, flash
flooding will be possible particularly near the higher terrain
along the Virginia border.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

The potential for heavy rains continue into the day Sunday for far
southeast Kentucky near the Virginia border with flash flooding a
continued threat.

Rainfall over the headwaters of the Cumberland and Kentucky Rivers
through Sunday will lead to significant rises on these
tributaries and may result in flooding along rivers to end the
weekend and begin next week.

Thunderstorms will be possible from Wednesday afternoon into
Thursday, then again Friday afternoon and evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are asked to report heavy rainfall, above 1 inch, and
any signs of flooding to the National Weather Service.

$$

GREIF/JP/SHALLENBERGER



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