Harlan County, Kentucky
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Flood Warning
Harlan KY-Bell KY-
301 AM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Harlan County in southeastern Kentucky...
Southeastern Bell County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 900 AM EDT

* At 300 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated that heavy rain has ended,
but high water is likely ongoing on some of the area creeks with
flooding of low lying areas due to high water on the Cumberland
River. Runoff from as much as 2 to 4 inches that fell on Saturday
over portions of the area is leading to significant rises on small
streams that drain into the Cumberland River. Flooding of low
lying areas including some low water crossings, roads along some
small streams, and pasture and farmland along these creeks is
expected to continue overnight.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Harlan, Loyall, Evarts, Wallins Creek, Bobs Creek, Mary Alice,
Dizney, Chevrolet, Varilla, Louellen, Coldiron, Ponza, Black Snake,
Elcomb, Blanche, Cubage, Rella, White Star, Shields and Black


Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


LAT...LON 3682 8372 3696 8307 3689 8288 3685 8301
3685 8307 3678 8313 3674 8314 3674 8320
3670 8334 3667 8343 3667 8351 3664 8358
3664 8360


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