Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson KY
347 PM EST Mon Feb 26 2018

...A Couple Rounds of Rain Threaten Renewed Flooding Over
Portions of the Area for the End of the Week and Into the

A complex and potent storm system will ride through the Ohio and
Tennessee Valleys during the mid-week time frame, producing a
couple rounds showers from Wednesday through Thursday. The
cumulative effect of this may eventually lead to flooding
concerns. At this point, the greatest threat appears to be
Wednesday night into Thursday and generally south of the Mountain
Parkway. All together, between 1 and 2 inches of rain can be
anticipated for eastern Kentucky from late Tuesday night through
Thursday. Locally higher amounts will be possible, especially for
areas along and near the Kentucky and Tennessee state line. This
rainfall may cause streams to rise to near bankfull or possibly
flood late in the week and into the upcoming weekend.

There remains uncertainty concerning the timing and track of the
rounds of rainfall. Keep updated on the excessive rainfall
potential through the weekend. Flood watches or warnings may need
to be issued at a later time.



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