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Kentucky, Laurel

Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:03 AM EST on March 06, 2015

Expires 5:00 PM EST on March 06, 2015


The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Laurel County in south central Kentucky...
Knox County in southeastern Kentucky...
Whitley County in south central Kentucky...
central Bell County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 500 PM EST Friday

* at 300 am EST... the Cumberland River continues to run at flood
level across the warned area. As a result there is ongoing
flooding of low lying areas and several tributary... creeks... and
streams causing Road closures on many roads near these rivers. The
Cumberland has crested or will crest by late today across portions
of Bell and Knox counties and will then begin to recede.
However... backwater flooding should continue into the weekend in
Whitley County.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
London... Williamsburg... Barbourville... Corbin... Liberty...
Dorthae... Vox... Green Road... clate... Blackwater... Girdler... Moore
Hill... Sprule... Bertha station... Suttons Mill... King... Emmanuel...
Haven... Brush Creek and McHargue.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not expected.
However... all interested parties should take necessary precautions
immediately.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flooding is observed act quickly. Move up to
higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject to
flooding when water begins rising.


Lat... Lon 3660 8423 3666 8430 3675 8432 3678 8435
      3694 8430 3695 8437 3700 8431 3702 8433
      3704 8430 3707 8432 3710 8428 3715 8429
      3717 8400 3711 8390 3703 8385 3689 8350
      3679 8379 3669 8385 3665 8395 3659 8395


Ray


Special Statement

Statement as of 10:22 PM EST on March 05, 2015

Expires 5:00 AM EST on March 06, 2015


... Slick Road conditions will continue through early Friday
morning...

Slick roads will continue through tonight and into early Friday
morning due to the recent snowfall... in addition to this there
have been reports of patchy ground fog. Combine this with
subfreezing temperatures expected tonight... any melted snow will
likely refreeze on roads... adding to the danger. The subfreezing
temperatures will also be harmful to people and animals who are
outside.


Kas/dj

350 PM EST Thu Mar 5 2015

... Slick Road conditions will continue through early Friday
morning...

Slick roads will continue through tonight and into early Friday
morning due to the recent snowfall. With subfreezing temperatures
expected tonight... any melted snow will likely refreeze on
roads... adding to the danger. The subfreezing temperatures will
also be harmful to people and animals who are outside.


Kas

Local Storm Report



03/04/2015 0548 PM

Fariston, Laurel County.

Flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Water across court Road.




03/05/2015 0300 PM

London, Laurel County.

Snow e4.0 inch, reported by dept of highways.





03/05/2015 0800 am

London, Laurel County.

Snow e3.0 inch, reported by dept of highways.


            Reported precipitation starting out as sleet then
            transitioning to all snow with a combined total of 3
            inches thus far at the garage near London. Snow is still
            ongoing at time of observation.




03/05/2015 0300 PM

London, Laurel County.

Snow e4.0 inch, reported by dept of highways.





03/05/2015 0800 am

London, Laurel County.

Snow e3.0 inch, reported by dept of highways.


            Reported precipitation starting out as sleet then
            transitioning to all snow with a combined total of 3
            inches thus far at the garage near London. Snow is still
            ongoing at time of observation.





03/04/2015 0548 PM

Fariston, Laurel County.

Flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Water across court Road.




03/04/2015 0548 PM

Fariston, Laurel County.

Flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Water across court Road.



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