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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1000 AM EDT SUN AUG 24 2014

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0510 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SW VICCO              37.21N 83.07W
08/22/2014                   PERRY              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

            THE ROAD WAS WASHED OUT ALONG GEORGES BRANCH FROM FLOOD
            WATERS.

0735 PM     FLASH FLOOD      JEFFERSONVILLE          37.97N 83.83W
08/22/2014                   MONTGOMERY         KY   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            FLASH FLOODING WAS REPORTED IN JEFFERSONVILLE ON SAW MILL
            ROAD AND NORMAN ROAD.

0750 PM     HEAVY RAIN       4 ESE STANTON           37.82N 83.79W
08/22/2014  M1.70 INCH       POWELL             KY   TRAINED SPOTTER

            45 MINUTE STORM TOTAL BETWEEN 1905 AND 1950 PM. THE BULK
            OF THIS RAIN...1.30 INCHES...FELL IN 20 MINUTES. THE
            NEARBY CREEK WAS REPORTEDLY OUT OF ITS BANKS FOR A
            TIME...BUT HAS SINCE RECEEDED.

0815 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SSE OIL SPRINGS       37.80N 82.93W
08/22/2014                   JOHNSON            KY   EMERGENCY MNGR

            FLASH FLOODING OCCURRED IN OIL SPRINGS IN THE CAUDILL
            FORK AREA INCLUDING ONE HOME FLOODED BY UP TO TWO FEET OF
            WATER.

0821 PM     FLASH FLOOD      LANCER                  37.67N 82.74W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            EIGHT INCHES TO ONE FOOT OF WATER FLOWING ACROSS A
            ROADWAY.

0830 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SW CAMPTON            37.72N 83.56W
08/22/2014                   WOLFE              KY   911 CALL CENTER

            FLOODWATER FROM A STREAM FLOWING OVER A BRIDGE ALONG BEAR
            PEN CREEK.

0830 PM     FLASH FLOOD      5 SSW PAINTSVILLE       37.75N 82.83W
08/22/2014                   JOHNSON            KY   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SEVERE FLOOD DAMAGE IN THE KY 1750 AREA WITH THE ROAD
            BEING IMPASSABLE.

0840 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 N PRESTONSBURG        37.69N 82.77W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

            FLOOD WATER WAS REPORTED TO HAVE ENTERED HOMES AND
            VEHICLES ALONG SPRADLIN BRANCH.

0845 PM     FLASH FLOOD      WILLIAMSPORT            37.82N 82.73W
08/22/2014                   JOHNSON            KY   PUBLIC

            SEVERAL INCHES OF FLOWING WATER HAD MADE KY HWY 40
            IMPASSABLE IN WILLIAMSPORT.

0857 PM     FLASH FLOOD      PRESTONSBURG            37.67N 82.77W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   EMERGENCY MNGR

            FLOODWATER HAS ENTERED HOMES IN THE MAYS BRANCH AREA.
            ALSO MAIN STREET AND NORTH LAKE DRIVE ARE CLOSED IN
            DOWNTOWN PRESTONSBURG.

0900 PM     FLASH FLOOD      PRESTONSBURG            37.67N 82.77W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   911 CALL CENTER

            REPORTS OF WATER OVER A FOOT DEEP RUNNING DOWN SEVERAL
            ROADS IN TOWN. CARS ARE HYDROPLANING AND UNABLE TO TRAVEL
            ROADS.

0905 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 E BONANZA             37.69N 82.85W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   911 CALL CENTER

            KY ROUTE 1427 WAS IMPASSABLE WITH SEVERAL FEET OF WATER
            FLOWING OVER THE ROADWAY. THE CREEKSIDE SUBDIVISION NEAR
            THE CONFLUENCE OF POTTS BRANCH AND ABBOTT CREEK WAS BEING
            EVACUATED DUE TO RISING WATER.

0918 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SW HAROLD             37.53N 82.65W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

            HIGH WATER WITH THE ROAD PARTIALLY WASHED OUT AT THE
            JUNCTION OF KY 979 AND KY 1426.

0920 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 N LANCER              37.68N 82.74W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

            THE JENNY WILEY GOLF COURSE AT THE JENNY WILEY STATE PARK
            WAS REPORTED TO BE FLOODED.

0930 PM     FLASH FLOOD      6 ENE RAVENNA           37.72N 83.85W
08/22/2014                   ESTILL             KY   911 CALL CENTER

            SEVERAL REPORTS OF WATER AROUND 4 FEET DEEP FLOWING ALONG
            FITCHBURG ROAD AND COBHILL ROAD MAKING THEM IMPASSABLE.
            BOTH ROADS ARE AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS...DISPATCH REPORTED
            THAT FLOODING IS RARE AT THESE LOCATIONS.

0930 PM     DEBRIS FLOW      2 ENE RAVENNA           37.70N 83.91W
08/22/2014                   ESTILL             KY   911 CALL CENTER

            ROCK SLIDE OCCURED AT THE END OF TICKEY FORK ROAD NEAR
            RAVENNA DUE TO EXCESSIVE RAIN. ONE RESIDENT IS BLOCKED IN
            AND THE ROAD IS IMPASSABLE.

0930 PM     FLASH FLOOD      4 ENE RAVENNA           37.71N 83.88W
08/22/2014                   ESTILL             KY   911 CALL CENTER

            REPORTS THAT FLASH FLOOD WATERS CAUSED THE PAVEMENT TO
            WASH OUT ON A PORTION OF PITTS ROAD. THE WATER HAS SINCE
            RECEEDED BUT THE ROAD REMAINS IMPASSABLE.

0945 PM     FLASH FLOOD      3 SSE GULNARE           37.59N 82.53W
08/22/2014                   PIKE               KY   PUBLIC

            A MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC REPORTED THAT, AS OF 945 PM, THERE
            WAS A FOOT OF WATER FLOWING ACROSS ROUTE 3227 FROM JOES
            CREEK INTO JOHNS CREEK. THE WATER FIRST BEGAN FLOWING
            ACROSS THE ROAD BETWEEN 815 AND 830 PM.

1000 PM     FLASH FLOOD      2 NW PRESTONSBURG       37.69N 82.79W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ENTIRE SLAB OF KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 1427 WASHED AWAY NEAR THE
            INTERSECTION OF SHORT BRANCH ON ABBOTT CREEK.

1036 PM     FLASH FLOOD      COAL RUN                37.51N 82.56W
08/22/2014                   PIKE               KY   EMERGENCY MNGR

            REPORT SENT IN OF FLOODING OVER THE ROADWAY AT 90
            KINNIKINNICK LANE. SUBJECTS ARE CURRENTLY TRAPPED INSIDE
            OF A RESIDENCE AT THIS LOCATION.

1038 PM     FLOOD            PIKEVILLE               37.48N 82.51W
08/22/2014                   PIKE               KY   PUBLIC

            REPORTS OF STONE COAL CREEK OUT OF BANKS AND ACROSS
            ROADWAY ON STONE COAL ROAD NEAR THE WALMART. WATER IS
            REPORTEDLY UP THE GUARDRAIL...BUT NO OTHER INFORMATION IS
            KNOWN AT THIS TIME.

1045 PM     FLASH FLOOD      WILLIAMSPORT            37.82N 82.73W
08/22/2014                   JOHNSON            KY   PUBLIC

            A SECTION OF A ROAD IN WILLIAMSPORT, FROM THE BOTTOM OF 2
            MILE HILL TO THE MEADE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, WAS COVERED BY
            FLOOD WATER THAT WAS FLOWING ACROSS THE ROAD.

1054 PM     FLOOD            4 W INEZ                37.87N 82.61W
08/22/2014                   MARTIN             KY   EMERGENCY MNGR

            REPORTED THAT KY 645 NEAR MARTIN COUNTY LINE PARTIALLY
            FLOODED FROM RUNOFF. ONE LANE IS BLOCKED. EXACT LOCATION
            IS UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME.

1109 PM     FLASH FLOOD      3 NW PIKEVILLE          37.51N 82.55W
08/22/2014                   PIKE               KY   PUBLIC

            HURRICANE CREEK IS FLOODED IN MULTIPLE
            LOCATIONS...HURRICANE ROAD IS REPORTEDLY COMPLETELY
            COVERED. WATER IS ALSO REPORTED IN THE OLD REGULAR CHURCH
            NEAR THE COMMUNITY OF OWSLEY.

1112 PM     FLASH FLOOD      TOMAHAWK                37.87N 82.59W
08/22/2014                   MARTIN             KY   PUBLIC

            TWO AND A HALF FEET OF WATER WAS FLOWING OVER KY ROUTE 40
            NEAR TOMAHAWK.

1115 PM     FLASH FLOOD      2 NW PRESTONSBURG       37.69N 82.79W
08/22/2014                   FLOYD              KY   TRAINED SPOTTER

            18 INCHES OF WATER WAS REPORTED TO HAVE BEEN FLOWING OVER
            AN APPROXIMATELY 100 FOOT SECTION OF KY HIGHWAY
            1427...ABBOTT CREEK ROAD...ABOUT 2.8 MILES FROM US
            HIGHWAY 23. THE WATER HAD BEEN HIGHER THAN THIS EARLIER
            IN THE EVENING.

1122 PM     FLOOD            2 N MOUNT OLIVE         37.64N 83.73W
08/22/2014                   LEE                KY   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            KY 52 CLOSED BETWEEN MILE MARKER 6-8.

1200 AM     FLOOD            2 SW AUXIER             37.72N 82.78W
08/23/2014                   FLOYD              KY   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            HIGH WATER COVERED ALL FOUR LANES OF US 23.

1200 AM     FLASH FLOOD      WILLIAMSPORT            37.82N 82.73W
08/23/2014                   JOHNSON            KY   PUBLIC

            HIGH WATER WAS STILL FLOWING OVER KY HIGHWAY 40.


&&
THIS SUMMARY REPORT ADDS A COUPLE ADDITIONAL FLOOD REPORTS GLEANED
FROM NEWS REPORTS. A FULL REPORT ON THIS FLOOD EVENT WILL BE COMPILED
IN NWS STORM DATA AFTER ALL AVAILABLE DATA HAS BEEN RECEIVED.
$$

ABE


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