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Powell KY-Montgomery KY-Morgan KY-Estill KY-Menifee KY-Elliott KY-
848 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT FOR
POWELL...SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY...CENTRAL MORGAN...CENTRAL ESTILL...
MENIFEE AND SOUTHERN ELLIOTT COUNTIES...
At 842 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated showers containing very heavy
rainfall moving across the area. Rainfall amounts of up to an inch
and a half has already occurred in places, and up to another inch of
rainfall is expected to fall through 9:30 pm. Excessive runoff will
continue to cause flash flooding of creeks and streams, roads, and
Some locations that will experience flooding include...
West Liberty, Stanton, Irvine, Sandy Hook, Frenchburg, Henry,
Jeffersonville, Clay City, Ravenna, Wellington, Campsites in the
Indian Creek area of the Daniel Boone National Forrest, Pilot, Zag,
Moon, Bowen, Cornwell, Kimbrell, Rothwell, Lick Branch and Pekin.
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
LAT...LON 3812 8290 3800 8302 3796 8300 3783 8362
3772 8371 3768 8379 3766 8409 3778 8411
3781 8408 3781 8412 3784 8400 3787 8403
3787 8402 3795 8397 3803 8366 3801 8358
3805 8357 3806 8358 3803 8345 3811 8327
$$Flash Flood Watch
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns,
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro,
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright,
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
328 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of east central Kentucky, northeast Kentucky, south
central Kentucky, and southeast Kentucky, including the
following areas, in east central Kentucky, Bath, Elliott,
Estill, Fleming, Menifee, Montgomery, Powell, and Rowan. In
northeast Kentucky, Johnson and Martin. In south central
Kentucky, Laurel, McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne, and
Whitley. In southeast Kentucky, Bell, Breathitt, Clay, Floyd,
Harlan, Jackson, Knott, Knox, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin,
Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, and Wolfe.
* Through Saturday morning
* Showers and thunderstorms with a potential for very heavy
rainfall will move across the area through early tonight.
Precipitation will diminish and exit the region late tonight
and early Saturday morning.
* Flash flooding of creeks and streams will be possible.
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.