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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 8:02 AM EDT Sep. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southwestern Laurel County in south central Kentucky...
northeastern McCreary County in south central Kentucky...
northwestern Whitley County in south central Kentucky...

* until 1100 am EDT.

* At 801 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Honeybee, Holly Bay rec. Area, Greenwood, Parkers Lake, Beulah
Heights, Cumberland Falls S.P., Barton, Grove, Huxley, Baldrock,
Deering and North Corbin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3674 8465 3679 8462 3682 8458 3684 8459
      3685 8457 3686 8459 3695 8442 3696 8436
      3699 8435 3706 8414 3696 8409 3690 8408
      3686 8406 3685 8404


Dj



432 am EDT Wed Sep 26 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 2 PM EDT this
afternoon...

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, Breathitt, Clay, Jackson,
Knox, Lee, Magoffin, Morgan, Owsley, and Wolfe.

* Until 2 PM EDT this afternoon

* saturated ground along with another round of moderate rain
through early this afternoon may lead to isolated flooding
issues.

* Flooding of creeks and streams, especially in low lying areas,
will be possible. Also, there is an increased potential for
mudslides due to saturated soils.

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.



Jp/dj


Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 8:02 AM EDT Sep. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southwestern Laurel County in south central Kentucky...
northeastern McCreary County in south central Kentucky...
northwestern Whitley County in south central Kentucky...

* until 1100 am EDT.

* At 801 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Honeybee, Holly Bay rec. Area, Greenwood, Parkers Lake, Beulah
Heights, Cumberland Falls S.P., Barton, Grove, Huxley, Baldrock,
Deering and North Corbin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3674 8465 3679 8462 3682 8458 3684 8459
      3685 8457 3686 8459 3695 8442 3696 8436
      3699 8435 3706 8414 3696 8409 3690 8408
      3686 8406 3685 8404


Dj



432 am EDT Wed Sep 26 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 2 PM EDT this
afternoon...

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, Breathitt, Clay, Jackson,
Knox, Lee, Magoffin, Morgan, Owsley, and Wolfe.

* Until 2 PM EDT this afternoon

* saturated ground along with another round of moderate rain
through early this afternoon may lead to isolated flooding
issues.

* Flooding of creeks and streams, especially in low lying areas,
will be possible. Also, there is an increased potential for
mudslides due to saturated soils.

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.



Jp/dj


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