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Including the cities of Barbourville, Middlesboro, Pineville,
Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty, Paintsville,
Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, Beattyville,
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701 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kentucky,
northeast Kentucky, and southeast Kentucky, including the
following areas, in east central Kentucky, Elliott. In
northeast Kentucky, Johnson and Martin. In southeast Kentucky,
Bell, Breathitt, Clay, Floyd, Harlan, Knott, Knox, Lee,
Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, and
* Through this evening
* Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms will develop across
the area today. These will contain very heavy rainfall.
* Flash flooding of creeks and streams will be possible,
especially in areas that have seen significant rainfall in the
past 24 hours.
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.