KNOTT County, Kentucky
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Flash Flood Warning
KYC119-193-210500-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
KNOTT KY-PERRY KY-
1022 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEASTERN PERRY AND
KNOTT COUNTIES UNTIL 100 AM EDT...

AT 1016 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. HAD
ENDED. HOWEVER...EXCESS RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN THAT FELL THIS
EVENING CONTINUES.

JUST PRIOR TO 10 PM EDT...KY STATE POLICE REPORTED THAT WATER IS
RECEDING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. HOWEVER...AREA CREEKS SUCH AS
TROUBLESOME CREEK WILL RUN HIGH OR LIKELY BE OUT OF ITS BANKS IN
SPOTS FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS.

CONTINUED EXCESS RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO
CONTINUED FLASH FLOODING UNTIL EARLY ON THURSDAY MORNING. SOME
LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...HINDMAN...
AMBURGEY...AMELIA...ANCO...ARY...BATH...BEARVILLE... BRINKLEY...
BUCK...CARR CREEK...CARRIE...CODY...CORDIA...DIRK...DREW...DRY
CREEK...ELIC...ELMROCK...EMMALENA...FISTY...GARNER...GREENLEAF...
HALL...HOLLYBUSH...IVAN...IVIS...KITE...LARKSLANE...LEBURN AND
LITTCARR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3719 8299 3718 8301 3723 8307 3723 8312
3730 8312 3739 8324 3741 8320 3741 8313
3744 8313 3750 8302 3733 8275 3728 8272
3726 8276 3727 8282 3725 8286 3721 8289
3717 8298

$$

Flood Advisory
KYC071-119-133-195-210400-
/O.NEW.KJKL.FA.Y.0119.140821T0006Z-140821T0400Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
KNOTT KY-LETCHER KY-PIKE KY-FLOYD KY-
806 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
EAST CENTRAL KNOTT COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
NORTHEASTERN LETCHER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
SOUTH CENTRAL FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
SOUTHWESTERN PIKE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT

* AT 805 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
RADAR ESTIMATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH BRIEF TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS
MOVING ACROSS THE AREA.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL MAY CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
INCLUDE...ADAMSON...ASHCAMP...BEAVER...BEEFHIDE...BUCKHORN
HOLLOW...BUCKINGHAM...BURTON...DEMO...DORTON...HALO...HI HAT...
JONANCY...LIGON...MELVIN...MYRA...ORKNEY...PRICE...RAVEN...SHELBY
GAP...SPEIGHT...TOPMOST...VIRGIE AND WHEELWRIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST DEATHS IN FLASH FLOODING OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
CROSS BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS IF WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON
FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3725 8241 3722 8250 3719 8256 3724 8263
3722 8269 3732 8275 3739 8285 3744 8273
3726 8240

$$

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