Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Louisville KY
343 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017 /243 AM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017/

...Tropical Airmass Bringing Heavy Rains Today through Friday...

Moist air coming up from the Gulf of Mexico will move into central
Kentucky this morning and into southern Indiana by mid afternoon.
Rain chances will increase from south to north as well, with any
storms that form able to produce locally torrential downpours.

A second wave of heavy rain will develop late tonight and
continue to Friday morning, especially across southern Indiana and
north central Kentucky. Areal average rainfall totals in this
band could range from 1 to 2 inches, with locally higher amounts.

The third wave of rainfall will arrive with the remnants of
Tropical Storm Cindy as they travel across Tennessee Friday
evening. Areal average rainfall totals with this system from
Friday afternoon through Friday night should range from 1 to 3
inches, again with locally higher amounts.

This much rain will lead to the filling of area creeks and may
cause a few rivers to rise to near flood levels. Areas that
receive multiple rounds of heavy rainfall will see localized
street flooding.

Much drier weather is expected this weekend and into next week,
giving the region a chance to dry out.

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RJS



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