Flash Flood Watch
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
338 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...FLOODING RAINS POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

.A PERIOD OF MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED
FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH MIDDAY WEDNESDAY. RAINFALL TOTALS
WILL RANGE FROM AN INCH AND A HALF TO MORE THAN 2 INCHES. THE
HEAVIEST RAIN IS EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTH-CENTRAL KENTUCKY. THIS
RAINFALL ON GROUND ALREADY SATURATED FROM RECENT SNOW MELT WILL
RESULT IN FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AREAS.

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HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-
BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-TRIMBLE KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-
FRANKLIN KY-SCOTT KY-HARRISON KY-SPENCER KY-ANDERSON KY-
WOODFORD KY-FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-NICHOLAS KY-NELSON KY-
WASHINGTON KY-MERCER KY-JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-LARUE KY-MARION KY-
BOYLE KY-GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-
GREEN KY-TAYLOR KY-CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-
SIMPSON KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-ADAIR KY-
RUSSELL KY-CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...
BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...
FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...
LA GRANGE...BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...FRANKFORT...
GEORGETOWN...CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...
VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...BARDSTOWN...
SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...
HODGENVILLE...LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...
MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...
CAMPBELLSVILLE...LIBERTY...STANFORD...RUSSELLVILLE...
BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...
TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...BURKESVILLE...
ALBANY
338 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015 /238 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015/

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...NORTH
  CENTRAL KENTUCKY...NORTHWEST KENTUCKY AND SOUTH CENTRAL
  KENTUCKY...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL
  KENTUCKY...ANDERSON KY...BOURBON KY...BOYLE KY...CLARK KY...
  FAYETTE KY...FRANKLIN KY...GARRARD KY...HARRISON KY...
  JESSAMINE KY...MADISON KY...MERCER KY...NICHOLAS KY...SCOTT KY
  AND WOODFORD KY. IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...BRECKINRIDGE KY...
   BULLITT KY...HARDIN KY...HENRY KY...JEFFERSON KY...LARUE KY...
   MEADE KY...NELSON KY...OLDHAM KY...SHELBY KY...SPENCER KY...
  TRIMBLE KY AND WASHINGTON KY. IN NORTHWEST KENTUCKY...HANCOCK
  KY AND OHIO KY. IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...ADAIR KY...ALLEN
  KY...BARREN KY...BUTLER KY...CASEY KY...CLINTON KY...
  CUMBERLAND KY...EDMONSON KY...GRAYSON KY...GREEN KY...HART
  KY...LINCOLN KY...LOGAN KY...MARION KY...METCALFE KY...MONROE
  KY...RUSSELL KY...SIMPSON KY...TAYLOR KY AND WARREN KY.

* FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

* HEAVY RAINFALL OF AN INCH AND A HALF TO MORE THAN 2 INCHES...ON
  SOILS SATURATED FROM RECENT SNOW MELT.

* FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AND POORLY DRAINED AREAS IS LIKELY. MINOR
  FLOODING ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

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