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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:49 PM EDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 9:00 AM EDT on May 02, 2016


The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
southwestern Johnson County in northeastern Kentucky...
Magoffin County in southeastern Kentucky...
central Breathitt County in southeastern Kentucky...
northwestern Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 900 am EDT Monday

* at 1147 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms produced
heavy rain causing areas of flooding. Up to two inches of rain
fell during the afternoon and evening on saturated grounds. The
flood waters is very slowly receeding... but areas of flooding will
likely persist through the night.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Paintsville... Prestonsburg... Salyersville... Mason... Allen... press...
Cornelia... Brownlow... Orchard... quicksand... Swamp Branch... daisydell...
Portsmouth... Corn Fork Hollow... perlie... Marshallville... Lost Creek...
Evanston... Gypsy and Tiptop.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3752 8304 3752 8309 3750 8310 3745 8329
      3749 8337 3759 8332 3764 8324 3782 8304
      3779 8271 3761 8268


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:19 AM EDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on May 03, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 10 am EDT this morning
through Tuesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kentucky...
northeast Kentucky... south central Kentucky and southeast
Kentucky... including the following areas... in east central
Kentucky... Elliott. In northeast Kentucky... Johnson and
Martin. In south central Kentucky... Laurel... McCreary and
Whitley. In southeast Kentucky... Bell... Breathitt... Clay...
Floyd... Harlan... Knott... Knox... Lee... Leslie... Letcher...
Magoffin... Morgan... Owsley... Perry... Pike and Wolfe.

* From 10 am EDT this morning through Tuesday morning

* another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms is expected
across eastern Kentucky this afternoon and evening. Some
rainfall could linger in southeast Kentucky into Tuesday
morning. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are likely... with
locally higher amounts. With the ground already very saturated
and creeks and streams running high... this additional rainfall
could quickly lead to more flash flooding.

* Roads could become blocked or washed out by flash flooding. If
you encounter a flooded Road... be sure to turn around... don't
drown. Houses and businesses in the vicinity of creeks...
streams... and rivers could also be affected by flooding.
Continue to monitor forecasts and any warnings today as
conditions could deteriorate very quickly.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.




Local Storm Report



05/01/2016 0848 PM

1 miles SW of Rousseau, Breathitt County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Water is now over ky30w and is about the depth of a car
            tire. Also reported water over hwy542 at an unknown
            depth.





05/01/2016 0848 PM

1 miles SW of Rousseau, Breathitt County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Water is now over ky30w and is about the depth of a car
            tire. Also reported water over hwy542 at an unknown
            depth.



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