Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service JACKSON KY
601 PM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

Harlan KY-
601 PM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Central Harlan County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 900 PM EDT

* At 558 PM EDT, emergency management officials reported flooding on
  U.S. Highway 421 in Cranks and along Highways 987 and 421 in
  Martins Fork.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Harlan, Evarts, Clovertown, Bobs Creek, Chevrolet, Coxton, Short
  Town, Kenvir, Darkmont, Shields, Kildav, Black Mountain, Kitts,
  Smith, Bailey Creek, Ages, Verda, Cranks, Martins Fork Lake and
  Golden Ash.


In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


LAT...LON 3687 8332 3692 8313 3675 8313 3674 8316
      3674 8320 3673 8323 3670 8334



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