Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
730 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

KYC017-097-181-209-270230-
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NICHOLAS KY-SCOTT KY-BOURBON KY-HARRISON KY-
730 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BOURBON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  HARRISON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  NICHOLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  NORTHEASTERN SCOTT COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1030 PM EDT

* AT 729 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAINFALL FROM THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE ADVISORY AREA.
DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED ONE TO LOCALLY ONE AND A HALF INCHES OF
RAINFALL HAD FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR.  HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO
PUSH EAST THROUGH THE AREA OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3818 8398 3811 8409 3821 8439 3849 8457
      3852 8449 3854 8448 3854 8444 3857 8441
      3858 8421 3856 8420 3855 8416 3851 8418
      3848 8415 3843 8396 3837 8391 3837 8388
      3831 8383

$$

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