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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:02 PM EDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EDT on May 03, 2016


The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
northwestern Knott County in southeastern Kentucky...
northwestern Perry County in southeastern Kentucky...
Owsley County in southeastern Kentucky...
southern Magoffin County in southeastern Kentucky...
Breathitt County in southeastern Kentucky...
southeastern Lee County in southeastern Kentucky...
northern Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 700 am EDT Tuesday

* at 659 PM EDT... heavy rainfall had ended across the area... however
slow to moderate rises on larger area creeks and streams will
occur through the night... allowing for continued flooding of low
lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Prestonsburg... Booneville... Martin... Allen... BUckhorn...
Cornelia... Portsmouth...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 3767 8261 3763 8260 3745 8297 3730 8334
      3731 8342 3725 8352 3736 8365 3735 8378
      3751 8389 3756 8355 3771 8316 3770 8291
      3775 8275 3772 8264 3769 8259


Geogerian


Flood Advisory

Statement as of 10:52 PM EDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 06, 2016


The Flood Advisory continues for
the Kentucky River at Heidelberg
* until Friday afternoon.
* At 9 PM Monday the stage was 19.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 20.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 19.9 feet by early Wednesday
morning.
* At 20.0 feet... low lying areas flood.



Lat... Lon 3769 8385 3757 8366 3750 8373 3763 8392





Record Report

Statement as of 6:44 AM EDT on May 02, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Jackson KY...

A record rainfall of 2.08 inches was set at Jackson KY yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 1.02 inches set in 2010. Climate
records at the Jackson weather office date back to 1981.


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