« View county listFlash Flood Watch
Including the cities of Paoli, Salem, Scottsburg, Madison,
Jasper, English, Tell City, Corydon, New Albany, Jeffersonville,
Lewisport, Hawesville, Hardinsburg, Brandenburg, Louisville,
La Grange, Bedford, Milton, and New Castle
1119 PM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017 /1019 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017/
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Indiana and Kentucky, including the following
areas, in Indiana, Clark, Crawford, Dubois, Floyd, Harrison,
Jefferson, Orange, Perry, Scott, and Washington. In Kentucky,
Breckinridge, Hancock, Henry, Jefferson, Meade, Oldham, and
* Through Monday morning
* A very moist tropical airmass will be present over the region
through Monday morning ahead of a cold front. Several rounds of
showers and thunderstorms are expected to impact the region and
could create flash flooding. Additionally, many areas across
southern Indiana and north central Kentucky received several
inches of rain Friday night and Saturday morning, leaving the
ground saturated and not receptive to additional rainfall. 1 to
2 inches of rainfall are expected in the flash flood watch, with
isolated amounts of 3 or more inches possible.
* If you encounter flooding while out on the roads, do not drive
into the floodwaters! Recently in southern Indiana a motorist
drove into floodwaters and had to be rescued.
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.