HARLAN County, Kentucky
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Flash Flood Watch
KYZ087-088-107-109-110-112-113-115-117>120-061000-
/O.CON.KJKL.FF.A.0007.000000T0000Z-150706T1000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BELL-HARLAN-JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-BREATHITT-KNOTT-PERRY-LESLIE-
LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...
HARLAN...PAINTSVILLE...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...
WHEELWRIGHT...JACKSON...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...HAZARD...HYDEN...
JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
804 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT MONDAY...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST KENTUCKY AND SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...
JOHNSON...AND MARTIN. IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...BELL...
BREATHITT...FLOYD...HARLAN...KNOTT...LESLIE...LETCHER...
MAGOFFIN...PERRY...AND PIKE.

* UNTIL 6 AM EDT MONDAY

* SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BRING
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL ON TOP OF ALREADY WET GROUND. THIS WILL
RESULT IN A THREAT OF FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA.

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 Advisory
KYC095-060330-
/O.NEW.KJKL.FA.Y.0111.150706T0037Z-150706T0330Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HARLAN KY-
837 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHWESTERN HARLAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 835 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN
OCCURRING WITHIN AN AREA OF SLOW-MOVING SHOWERS. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF
WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS...ROADS...AND
ROADSIDE CULVERTS...PARTICULARLY IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
HARLAN...JONESBURG...ROSSPOINT...TOTZ...ARTHUR...BAXTER...BIG
LAUREL...LADEN...KENTENIA STATE FOREST...PUTNEY...PINE MOUNTAIN...
GATUN...INCLINE...RHEA...DIVIDE...NOLANSBURG...DIANE...KELLIOKA AND
GOLDEN ASH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3690 8339 3691 8340 3695 8329 3698 8325
3702 8315 3700 8312 3699 8313 3698 8315
3695 8315 3698 8306 3696 8306 3685 8332

$$

Flood Advisory
KYC013-095-060345-
/O.NEW.KJKL.FA.Y.0113.150706T0043Z-150706T0345Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HARLAN KY-BELL KY-
843 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
WESTERN HARLAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
EAST CENTRAL BELL COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 841 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL
STILL OCCURRING ACROSS THE AREA. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF WILL CONTINUE TO
CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS...ROADS...AND ROADSIDE
CULVERTS...PARTICULARLY IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
VARILLA...BLACKMONT...PATHFORK...CALLAWAY...MIRACLE...BLACK
SNAKE...OAKS...BALKAN...ALVA AND INSULL.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...FORESTERS
CREEK...PUCKETT CREEK...FLAT BRANCH...STRAIGHT CREEK...TOM FORK...
COWANS BRANCH...CUMBERLAND RIVER...BIRD BRANCH...COAL STONE BRANCH...
PITMANS CREEK...TOMS BRANCH...BLACKSNAKE BRANCH AND BROWNIES CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3681 8350 3673 8340 3669 8359 3676 8365

$$

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