Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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WGUS73 KLMK 280937
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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
537 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

KYC073-209-211-215-281045-
/O.CON.KLMK.FF.W.0039.000000T0000Z-160728T1045Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
FRANKLIN KY-SPENCER KY-SHELBY KY-SCOTT KY-
537 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 AM EDT FOR
FRANKLIN...CENTRAL SPENCER...CENTRAL SHELBY AND NORTHWESTERN SCOTT
COUNTIES...

AT 535 AM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED A FEW ROADS UNDER
HIGH WATER IN THE WARNING AREA...INCLUDING ROADS IN DOWNTOWN
SHELBYVILLE...A FEW NORTHWEST OF FRANKFORT...AND IN THE NORTHERN
PART OF SCOTT COUNTY.

THE HEAVIEST OF THE RAINS ARE OVER FOR NOW...SO THE WATERS SHOULD
BEGIN RECEDING SHORTLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST
FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3830 8462 3813 8500 3813 8502 3812 8504
      3810 8505 3800 8528 3798 8544 3818 8539
      3836 8486 3835 8481 3834 8479 3835 8475
      3837 8471 3842 8464

$$

RJS



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