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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
658 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINS EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL BRING MORE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TO EASTERN KENTUCKY TODAY. THE CUMULATIVE EFFECT OF
THESE WILL BRING A POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING.

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OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...BRODHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...
SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...
JACKSON...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...
MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...
ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
658 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...SOUTH
  CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...BATH...ELLIOTT...
  ESTILL...FLEMING...MENIFEE...MONTGOMERY...POWELL AND ROWAN. IN
  NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...JOHNSON AND MARTIN. IN SOUTH CENTRAL
  KENTUCKY...LAUREL...MCCREARY...PULASKI...ROCKCASTLE...WAYNE
  AND WHITLEY. IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...BELL...BREATHITT...CLAY...
   FLOYD...HARLAN...JACKSON...KNOTT...KNOX...LEE...LESLIE...
  LETCHER...MAGOFFIN...MORGAN...OWSLEY...PERRY...PIKE AND WOLFE.

* IT IS IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT MUCH OF THE AREA TODAY AND
  EARLY THIS EVENING. THE HIGH WATER CONTENT IN THE AIR WILL
  LIKELY RESULT IN TIMES OF TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS. THIS RAINFALL IN
  CONJUNCTION WITH THE HEAVY RAINS OF THE PAST COUPLE OF DAYS MAY
  LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING.

* LOCALIZED RAINFALL IN EXCESS OF 2 INCHES MAY OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
618 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...DOWNPOURS POSSIBLE IN SHOWERS AND STORMS INTO THIS EVENING...

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OLIVE HILL...ASHLAND...LOUISA...JACKSON...WELLSTON...OAK HILL...
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SAINT ALBANS...SPENCER...WILLIAMSON...LOGAN...CHAPMANVILLE...
MAN...MADISON...CLAY...WELCH...GARY...WAR...MULLENS...OCEANA...
PINEVILLE...BECKLEY...FAYETTEVILLE...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...
CRAIGSVILLE
618 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO...SOUTHWEST
  VIRGINIA AND WEST VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...BOYD...CARTER...GREENUP AND LAWRENCE
  KY. IN SOUTHEAST OHIO...GALLIA...JACKSON OH AND LAWRENCE OH.
  IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...BUCHANAN AND DICKENSON. IN WEST
  VIRGINIA...BOONE...CABELL...CLAY...FAYETTE...JACKSON WV...
  KANAWHA...LINCOLN...LOGAN...MASON...MCDOWELL...MINGO...
  NICHOLAS...PUTNAM...RALEIGH...ROANE...WAYNE AND WYOMING.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE IN COVERAGE TODAY.
  LOCAL DOWNPOURS ARE LIKELY.

* DUE TO THE RECENT ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND STORMS...THE GROUND IS
  WETTER THAN NORMAL. THAT ALLOWS FOR FASTER RUNOFF INTO SMALL
  STREAMS AND CREEKS. RAINS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IN LESS THAN A FEW
  HOURS COULD CAUSE VULNERABLE STREAMS TO FLOOD. LOCAL RAIN
  AMOUNTS OF 3 INCHES OR MORE WOULD CAUSE MORE SERIOUS FLASH
  FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION.

THOSE LIVING ALONG FLOOD PRONE CREEKS...PLUS COUNTY AND STATE
OFFICIALS...SHOULD MONITOR WATER LEVELS FREQUENTLY DURING ANY
HEAVIER SHOWERS TODAY AND THIS EVENING. BE PREPARED TO TAKE
ACTION SHOULD WATER LEVELS RISE QUICKLY...OR A FLASH FLOOD
WARNING IS POSTED.

ALSO...BEING THE START OF THE INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY WEEKEND...
TRAVELERS NEED TO SLOW DOWN DURING ANY HEAVIER RAIN. DO NOT DRIVE
THROUGH WATER FLOWING ACROSS ROADS...OR INTO FLOODED UNDERPASSES.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
444 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...
JEFFERSONVILLE...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
444 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015 /344 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015/

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN INDIANA AND CENTRAL KENTUCKY.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REDEVELOP
  TODAY INTO THIS EVENING...WITH LOCALLY TORRENTIAL RAINFALL POSSIBLE.

* LOCAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE ANY
  TIME TODAY OR THIS EVENING. IN LOCATIONS THAT HAVE ALREADY
  RECEIVED HEAVY RAINFALL...EVEN A BRIEF DOWNPOUR WILL LIKELY
  RESULT IN FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

RAS

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
342 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD POTENTIAL CONTINUES CENTRAL AND EASTERN MIDDLE
TENNESSEE...

.HEAVY RAINS OVER THE LAST SEVERAL DAYS HAVE LED TO SATURATED GROUNDS
OVER A LARGE PART OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE. SOME PARTS OF THE AREA HAS
RECEIVED THREE TO FIVE INCHES OF RAIN WITH ONE REPORT FROM LIVINGSTON
OF 7.75 INCHES DURING THE LAST 24 HOURS. THE ATMOSPHERE OVER THE
AREA WILL REMAIN CONDUCIVE FOR MORE THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT
THROUGH SATURDAY...WITH AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAINFALL
POSSIBLE.

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WHITE-CUMBERLAND-BEDFORD-COFFEE-WARREN-GRUNDY-VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPRINGFIELD...GALLATIN...LAFAYETTE...
CELINA...BYRDSTOWN...NASHVILLE...LEBANON...MOUNT JULIET...
HARTSVILLE...CARTHAGE...GAINESBORO...COOKEVILLE...LIVINGSTON...
JAMESTOWN...MURFREESBORO...WOODBURY...SMITHVILLE...SPARTA...
CROSSVILLE...SHELBYVILLE...TULLAHOMA...MANCHESTER...MCMINNVILLE...
ALTAMONT...SPENCER
342 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...BEDFORD...CANNON...CLAY...COFFEE...CUMBERLAND...
  DAVIDSON...DE KALB...FENTRESS...GRUNDY...JACKSON...MACON...
  OVERTON...PICKETT...PUTNAM...ROBERTSON...RUTHERFORD...SMITH...
  SUMNER...TROUSDALE...VAN BUREN...WARREN...WHITE AND WILSON.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* SATURATED GROUNDS WILL PRODUCE RAPID RUN OFF WITH ANY
  ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINS...ALONG WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH
  FLOODING...THROUGH SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$
BOYD
01

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
408 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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SWITZERLAND-CARROLL-GALLATIN-OWEN-GRANT-PENDLETON-BRACKEN-
ROBERTSON-MASON-LEWIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VEVAY...CARROLLTON...WARSAW...OWENTON...
WILLIAMSTOWN...FALMOUTH...BROOKSVILLE...MOUNT OLIVET...
MAYSVILLE...VANCEBURG
408 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST INDIANA AND KENTUCKY...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST INDIANA...SWITZERLAND. IN
  KENTUCKY...BRACKEN...CARROLL...GALLATIN...GRANT...LEWIS...
  MASON...OWEN...PENDLETON AND ROBERTSON.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL REMAIN STALLED OUT JUST SOUTH OF THE
  OHIO RIVER TODAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM PUSHES SLOWLY EAST.
  THIS WILL LEAD TO OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
  THE AREA. THE STORMS WILL BE SLOW MOVING WHICH WILL LEAD TO THE
  POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS...
CREEKS AND OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS IS POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH
AREA. PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD KEEP AN EYE ON THE WEATHER
AND BE PREPARED FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION SHOULD HEAVY RAINS AND
FLOODING OCCUR OR A FLASH FLOOD WARNING BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
408 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RISING SUN...BURLINGTON...
INDEPENDENCE...ALEXANDRIA...MILFORD...GEORGETOWN...HILLSBORO...
WEST UNION...PIKETON...PORTSMOUTH
408 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST INDIANA...
  NORTHERN KENTUCKY AND OHIO...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  IN SOUTHEAST INDIANA...OHIO. IN NORTHERN KENTUCKY...BOONE...
  CAMPBELL AND KENTON. IN OHIO...ADAMS...BROWN...CLERMONT...
  HIGHLAND...PIKE AND SCIOTO.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL REMAIN STALLED OUT JUST SOUTH OF THE
  OHIO RIVER TODAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM PUSHES SLOWLY EAST.
  THIS WILL LEAD TO OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
  THE AREA. THE STORMS WILL BE SLOW MOVING WHICH WILL LEAD TO THE
  POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS...
CREEKS AND OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS IS POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH
AREA. PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD KEEP AN EYE ON THE WEATHER
AND BE PREPARED FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION SHOULD HEAVY RAINS AND
FLOODING OCCUR OR A FLASH FLOOD WARNING BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
346 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE TODAY THROUGH THE 4TH OF JULY...

.ABUNDANT MOISTURE AND A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES...
WILL PRODUCE SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM
TODAY INTO THE 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND.

THESE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY TO PRODUCE WIDESPREAD
AVERAGE RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES THROUGH THE EVENING OF
THE 4TH OF JULY. LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS OF RAIN ARE POSSIBLE...
AND SHOWERS AND STORMS COULD ALSO BE WIDESPREAD AGAIN SUNDAY.

THE MONTH OF JUNE ENDED ON A WET NOTE...WITH WET WEATHER CARRYING
OVER INTO JULY. MANY LOCATIONS ACROSS THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU AND
SOUTHEAST TENNESSEE HAD RECEIVED AS MUCH AS 3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN
EARLIER THIS WEEK. HOURLY RAINFALL RATES UNDER THE HEAVIER
SHOWERS AND STORMS COULD REACH FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR...
WHICH COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.

STAY WEATHER ALERT AND BE READY TO ACT IF FLOODING OR FLASH
FLOODING THREATENS YOUR AREA.

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ABINGDON
346 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...EAST TENNESSEE AND
  SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
  SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...CHEROKEE AND CLAY. IN EAST
  TENNESSEE...ANDERSON...BLEDSOE...BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS...
  BRADLEY...CAMPBELL...CLAIBORNE...COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS...EAST
  POLK...GRAINGER...HAMBLEN...HAMILTON...HANCOCK...HAWKINS...
  JEFFERSON...JOHNSON...KNOX...LOUDON...MARION...MCMINN...
  MEIGS...MORGAN...NW BLOUNT...NORTH SEVIER...NORTHWEST CARTER...
   NORTHWEST COCKE...NORTHWEST GREENE...NORTHWEST MONROE...
  RHEA... ROANE...SCOTT TN...SEQUATCHIE...SEVIER SMOKY
  MOUNTAINS... SOUTHEAST CARTER...SOUTHEAST GREENE...SOUTHEAST
  MONROE... SULLIVAN...UNICOI...UNION...WASHINGTON TN AND WEST
  POLK. IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...LEE...RUSSELL...SCOTT...
  WASHINGTON AND WISE.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* ABUNDANT MOISTURE AND A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES...
  WILL PRODUCE SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM
  TONIGHT INTO THE 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND. MANY AREAS ARE ALREADY
  SATURATED FROM HEAVY RAINS EARLIER THIS WEEK.

* WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINS...AND LOCALLY VERY HEAVY RAINS
  MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TODAY INTO THE 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR HEAVY
RAIN...WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLOODING IN AND NEAR THE WATCH AREA.  IF
YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA....KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR RISING WATER OR
WATER OVER ROADWAYS.  KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR ACTION IF
FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED.  IF YOU
COME TO A CLOSED OR FLOODED ROAD...TURN AROUND! DON`T DROWN!

&&

$$

TD

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