LESLIE County, Kentucky
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Flood Advisory
KYC025-119-131-133-193-195-260515-
/O.NEW.KJKL.FA.Y.0024.150426T0219Z-150426T0515Z/
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LETCHER KY-PERRY KY-KNOTT KY-BREATHITT KY-PIKE KY-LESLIE KY-
1019 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
LETCHER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
SOUTHERN KNOTT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
SOUTHWESTERN BREATHITT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
SOUTHWESTERN PIKE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
NORTHEASTERN LESLIE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 115 AM EDT

* AT 1017 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS MOVING REPEATEDLY ACROSS THE SAME LOCATIONS.
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND
CREEKS...ROADS...AND ROADSIDE CULVERTS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
HAZARD...WHITESBURG...HINDMAN...JENKINS...FLEMING-NEON...PIPPA
PASSES...VICCO...BUCKHORN...BLACKEY...GREENLEAF...DIABLOCK...CARBON
GLOW...GANDER...EHKHORN MINE...NED...COPLAND...MOSLEY BEND...HOWARD
CREEK...ELIC AND KITE.

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 3712 8272 3705 8272 3701 8278 3701 8282
3727 8352 3729 8355 3733 8355 3735 8354
3737 8354 3750 8347 3732 8275 3731 8275
3729 8271 3731 8269 3725 8245

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
KYC013-051-095-121-125-131-147-235-260400-
/O.NEW.KJKL.SV.W.0030.150426T0242Z-150426T0400Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1042 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SOUTHERN LAUREL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
SOUTHERN CLAY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
KNOX COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
HARLAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
NORTHEASTERN MCCREARY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
WHITLEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
SOUTHERN LESLIE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
BELL COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1200 AM EDT

* AT 1042 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM HIGHTOP TO NEAR CUMBERLAND FALLS S.P. TO NEAR
WHITLEY CITY...MOVING EAST AT 65 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...HARLAN...PINEVILLE...WHITLEY CITY...
MIDDLESBORO...CORBIN...CUMBERLAND...LIBERTY...LOYALL...EVARTS...
LYNCH...BENHAM...WALLINS CREEK...CREECH...SUNSHINE...SMITH...
CLATE...GIRDLER AND MOORE HILL.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
INTERSTATE 75 IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 6 AND
35.
U.S. HIGHWAY 25 EAST IN BELL COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 3 AND 18.
U.S. HIGHWAY 25 EAST IN KNOX COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 26.
U.S. HIGHWAY 25 EAST IN LAUREL COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 2.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

INTENSE THUNDERSTORM LINES CAN PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND WIDESPREAD
SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY
LIKELY...IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR
OF A BUILDING. THESE STORMS MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT
PROPERTY DAMAGE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3671 8454 3683 8435 3709 8427 3699 8314
3695 8315 3698 8305 3695 8286 3690 8287
3688 8289 3685 8301 3685 8307 3678 8313
3674 8314 3670 8334 3667 8343 3667 8351
3661 8366
TIME...MOT...LOC 0242Z 267DEG 55KT 3703 8422 3683 8428 3672 8452

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
KYC119-131-133-193-260330-
/O.NEW.KJKL.SV.W.0031.150426T0244Z-150426T0330Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1044 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
LETCHER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
SOUTHEASTERN PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
SOUTHWESTERN KNOTT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
EAST CENTRAL LESLIE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 1043 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER DIABLOCK...
OR NEAR HAZARD...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HAZARD...WHITESBURG...JENKINS...FLEMING-NEON...VICCO...BLACKEY...
DALEY...DIABLOCK...PARTRIDGE...CARBON GLOW...GANDER...ELIC...
ROXANA...DEFEATED CREEK...FREW...CROMONA...MAYKING...PREMIUM...
VIPER AND AVAWAM.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
HAL ROGERS PARKWAY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 56 AND 59.
KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 80 IN PERRY COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 9 AND 10.
U.S. HIGHWAY 23 IN LETCHER COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 4.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3698 8288 3701 8294 3700 8297 3715 8332
3732 8323 3719 8257 3715 8263 3712 8272
3708 8272 3706 8273 3700 8279 3701 8283
3698 8286
TIME...MOT...LOC 0243Z 292DEG 33KT 3721 8319

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
KYC013-051-095-121-125-131-147-199-231-235-260400-
/O.EXT.KJKL.SV.A.0116.000000T0000Z-150426T0400Z/

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 116...PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
EDT THIS EVENING...IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT
FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 10 COUNTIES

IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY

LAUREL MCCREARY PULASKI
WAYNE WHITLEY

IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY

BELL CLAY HARLAN
KNOX LESLIE

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...BARBOURVILLE...BURNSIDE...CORBIN...
CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...HYDEN...LONDON...MANCHESTER...MIDDLESBORO...
MONTICELLO...PINEVILLE...SOMERSET...STEARNS...
WHITLEY CITY AND WILLIAMSBURG.

$$
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