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Flood Advisory
KYC005-017-067-073-097-113-155-167-179-181-209-211-215-229-239-
042345-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
JESSAMINE KY-MARION KY-MERCER KY-NELSON KY-NICHOLAS KY-SCOTT
KY-SHELBY KY-SPENCER KY-WASHINGTON KY-WOODFORD KY-ANDERSON
KY-BOURBON KY-FAYETTE KY-FRANKLIN KY-HARRISON KY-
653 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
ANDERSON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
BOURBON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
FAYETTE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LEXINGTON...
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF FRANKFORT...
HARRISON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NORTHERN JESSAMINE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
MERCER COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NICHOLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
SCOTT COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GEORGETOWN...
WOODFORD COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
EASTERN NELSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
SOUTHERN SHELBY COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
SPENCER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NORTHERN MARION COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 645 PM EST WEDNESDAY

* AT 651 AM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
HEAVY RAINFALL FROM REPEATED RAIN SHOWERS OVER THE ADVISORY AREA. A
HALF INCH TO 1 INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN SO FAR AND COMBINED WITH
RUNOFF FROM RECENT SNOW MELT MINOR WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING
CONCERNS FOR THE MORNING COMMUTE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 1 INCH OF RAIN ARE POSSIBLE IN
THE ADVISORY AREA THIS MORNING BEFORE RAIN CHANGES TO SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8388 3807 8428 3782 8467 3783 8470
3779 8472 3747 8547 3755 8551 3798 8552
3799 8549 3802 8552 3809 8547 3819 8511
3834 8500 3837 8491 3835 8475 3857 8441
3857 8434 3846 8410 3844 8397 3833 8384

$$

Flood Warning
INC019-025-043-061-123-KYC027-029-031-061-085-091-093-099-111-123-
155-163-179-183-185-211-215-229-042100-
/O.NEW.KLMK.FA.W.0003.150304T1505Z-150304T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PERRY IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-CRAWFORD IN-JEFFERSON KY-
LARUE KY-MARION KY-MEADE KY-NELSON KY-OHIO KY-OLDHAM KY-SHELBY KY-
SPENCER KY-WASHINGTON KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-BULLITT KY-BUTLER KY-
EDMONSON KY-GRAYSON KY-HANCOCK KY-HARDIN KY-HART KY-
1005 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
BULLITT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
HARDIN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
JEFFERSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LOUISVILLE...
LARUE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
MEADE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NELSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
OLDHAM COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
SHELBY COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
SPENCER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
HANCOCK COUNTY IN NORTHWEST KENTUCKY...
OHIO COUNTY IN NORTHWEST KENTUCKY...
SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
SOUTHERN CRAWFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
HARRISON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NORTHWESTERN EDMONSON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
GRAYSON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NORTHERN HART COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NORTHERN MARION COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 400 PM EST/300 PM CST/

* AT 1003 AM EST/903 AM CST/...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS
ACROSS THE AREA HAVE REPORTED SIGNIFICANT FLOODING ISSUES. BETWEEN 1
AND 3 INCHES HAS ALREADY FALLEN. SOME ROADS ARE CLOSED. ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL UP TO 1 INCH ON TOP OF A VERY SATURATED GROUND WILL CAUSE
CREEKS AND STREAMS TO RISE OUT OF BANKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN
AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

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 3749 8713 3767 8683 3780 8683 3790 8699
3801 8678 3820 8680 3856 8542 3836 8528
3833 8496 3806 8506 3799 8517 3789 8515
3773 8540 3765 8535 3763 8526 3763 8503
3747 8546 3709 8690 3735 8702 3733 8714

$$

Flood Warning
KYC005-017-067-073-097-113-167-181-209-229-239-042100-
/O.NEW.KLMK.FA.W.0004.150304T1509Z-150304T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
JESSAMINE KY-MERCER KY-NICHOLAS KY-SCOTT KY-WASHINGTON KY-WOODFORD
KY-ANDERSON KY-BOURBON KY-FAYETTE KY-FRANKLIN KY-HARRISON KY-1008 AM
EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
ANDERSON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
BOURBON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
FAYETTE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LEXINGTON...
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF FRANKFORT...
HARRISON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NORTHERN JESSAMINE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
MERCER COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
NICHOLAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
SCOTT COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GEORGETOWN...
WOODFORD COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 400 PM EST WEDNESDAY

* AT 1008 AM EST...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS ACROSS THE AREA
HAVE REPORTED SIGNIFICANT FLOODING ISSUES. BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES
HAS ALREADY FALLEN. SOME ROADS ARE CLOSED. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL UP TO
1 INCH ON TOP OF A VERY SATURATED GROUND WILL CAUSE CREEKS AND
STREAMS TO RISE OUT OF BANKS.

THIS REPLACES THE AREAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

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 3811 8408 3807 8428 3804 8429 3771 8490
3768 8502 3763 8506 3764 8528 3773 8540
3790 8513 3799 8517 3805 8506 3833 8496
3835 8498 3837 8491 3835 8489 3835 8475
3848 8458 3856 8435 3842 8394 3833 8384

$$

Flood Watch
INZ084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-070>078-081-082-
042100-
/O.EXT.KLMK.FA.A.0002.000000T0000Z-150305T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-HANCOCK KY-
BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-
JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-TRIMBLE KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-FRANKLIN KY-
SCOTT KY-HARRISON KY-SPENCER KY-ANDERSON KY-WOODFORD KY-
FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-NICHOLAS KY-NELSON KY-WASHINGTON KY-
MERCER KY-JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-LARUE KY-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-
GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-GREEN KY-
TAYLOR KY-CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-
ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-ADAIR KY-RUSSELL KY-
CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...
NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...
BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...
FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...
LA GRANGE...BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...FRANKFORT...
GEORGETOWN...CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...
VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...BARDSTOWN...
SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...
HODGENVILLE...LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...
MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...
CAMPBELLSVILLE...LIBERTY...STANFORD...RUSSELLVILLE...
BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...
TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...BURKESVILLE...
ALBANY
339 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015 /239 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015/

...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN INDIANA AND ALL OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING...THOUGH A TRANSITION TO SNOW FROM NORTH TO
SOUTH WILL OCCUR DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* HEAVY RAINFALL OF AN ADDITIONAL INCH TO THREE INCHES ON SOILS
SATURATED FROM RECENT SNOW MELT.

* FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AND POORLY DRAINED AREAS IS LIKELY.
MINOR FLOODING ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Warning
KYZ023>031-033>043-045>049-053>057-061>065-070>072-042100-
/O.EXT.KLMK.WS.W.0003.150304T1600Z-150305T1800Z/
HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-
BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-FRANKLIN KY-
SCOTT KY-HARRISON KY-SPENCER KY-ANDERSON KY-WOODFORD KY-
FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-NICHOLAS KY-NELSON KY-WASHINGTON KY-
MERCER KY-JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-LARUE KY-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-
GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-GREEN KY-
TAYLOR KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...
BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...
FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...
LA GRANGE...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...
CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...VERSAILLES...
LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...BARDSTOWN...SPRINGFIELD...
HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...HODGENVILLE...
LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...MORGANTOWN...
BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...CAMPBELLSVILLE...
RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN
350 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015 /250 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015/

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EST /10 AM CST/
THIS MORNING TO 1 PM EST /NOON CST/ THURSDAY...

THE WINTER STORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EST /10 AM
CST/ THIS MORNING TO 1 PM EST /NOON CST/ THURSDAY.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL TRANSITION OVER TO SLEET AROUND LUNCHTIME
ALONG THE I-64 CORRIDOR AND A LITTLE LATER OVER THE KENTUCKY
PARKWAYS. THIS SLEET THEN WILL TRANSITION BY MID AFTERNOON TO
SNOW...BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES WEDNESDAY EVENING AND NIGHT.
SNOW ENDS THURSDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: 8 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTH
CENTRAL KENTUCKY. LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT: MAJOR TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. PLAN ON SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. SNOW RATES MAY BE INTENSE...
RESULTING IN RAPID ACCUMULATIONS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: NORTH WINDS GUSTING UP TO 20 MPH WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. THIS COMBINED WITH THE WEIGHT OF THE SNOW COULD RESULT
IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES AND DOWNED TREES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WILL BE TREACHEROUS WITH SOME ROADS NEARLY IMPASSABLE.
HAVE AN EMERGENCY KIT OF BLANKETS...FOOD...WATER AND FLASHLIGHTS
IF YOU MUST TRAVEL.

&&

$$

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