Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
141 PM EDT SAT MAY 16 2015

INC019-043-061-KYC111-185-162045-
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HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-
141 PM EDT SAT MAY 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  JEFFERSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LOUISVILLE...
  WESTERN OLDHAM COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  CLARK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
  FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
  NORTHERN HARRISON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA...

* UNTIL 445 PM EDT

* AT 139 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAINFALL FROM SHOWERS OVER THE ADVISORY AREA.

AROUND AN INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN OVER MUCH OF THE ADVISORY
AREA. THERE HAVE BEEN REPORTS OF PONDING OF WATER ON AREA
ROADWAYS...PARTICULARLY IN THE LOUISVILLE METRO. ANOTHER HALF AN
INCH TO AN INCH OF RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF
HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

HEAVY RAINS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS STORM MAY PRODUCE PONDING OF WATER
ON ROADWAYS. MOTORISTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA
CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING.

&&

LAT...LON 3859 8549 3858 8542 3810 8549 3808 8565
      3809 8572 3806 8581 3816 8623 3828 8627
      3829 8625 3831 8628 3836 8627 3835 8625
      3838 8625 3842 8606 3842 8600 3860 8571
      3861 8551

$$

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