Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
401 AM EST FRI DEC 25 2015 /301 AM CST FRI DEC 25 2015/

...A WET CHRISTMAS AND HOLIDAY WEEKEND...

SEVERAL ROUNDS OF RAIN WILL IMPACT THE AREA THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT AS
A STALLED FRONTAL BOUNDARY INTERACTS WITH SEVERAL WEATHER
DISTURBANCES. RAINFALL TOTALS TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY WILL LIKELY
RANGE FROM 2 TO 3 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

A STRONGER WEATHER SYSTEM IS THEN POISED TO AFFECT THE REGION ON
MONDAY. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE...BRINGING
TOTAL RAINFALL BETWEEN 3 AND LOCALLY 6 INCHES TODAY THROUGH MONDAY
NIGHT.

AREA RIVERS...STREAMS...AND CREEKS WILL SEE SIGNIFICANT RISES
OVER THE COMING DAYS. SOME RIVERS ACROSS SOUTHERN INDIANA AND
CENTRAL KENTUCKY ARE LIKELY TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AND WILL
REMAIN HIGH THROUGH NEXT WEEK. AS THESE REPEATED ROUNDS OF RAIN
SATURATE THE GROUND...FLASH FLOODING WILL ALSO BECOME AN
INCREASING CONCERN...ESPECIALLY ON MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT UNDER
THE HEAVIER THUNDERSTORMS. FLOOD PRONE AND LOW LYING AREAS WILL
LIKELY SEE STANDING WATER AT TIMES.

THOSE WITH HYDROLOGIC OR RIVER INTERESTS ARE URGED TO STAY UP TO
DATE ON THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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