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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:51 PM EST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has extended the

* flood advisory for...
Laurel County in south central Kentucky...
northwestern Knox County in southeastern Kentucky...
Owsley County in southeastern Kentucky...
eastern Pulaski County in south central Kentucky...
Jackson County in southeastern Kentucky...
northeastern McCreary County in south central Kentucky...
Rockcastle County in south central Kentucky...
northwestern Whitley County in south central Kentucky...
Clay County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 1045 PM EST.

* At 747 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated an area of moderate rain re-
entering the area. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory
area to continue for a longer period of time this evening. In
addition, high water was reported by a spotter along mark Welborn
Road in Somerset.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Somerset, London, Mount Vernon, Manchester, McKee, Booneville,
Boone, Burnside, Turin, donaro, Travellers Rest and bummer.

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.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3689 8462 3735 8454 3733 8451 3748 8444
      3747 8438 3754 8435 3751 8426 3752 8420
      3756 8416 3753 8389 3749 8383 3749 8375
      3752 8374 3750 8358 3738 8355 3696 8375
      3688 8461


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:51 PM EST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has extended the

* flood advisory for...
Laurel County in south central Kentucky...
northwestern Knox County in southeastern Kentucky...
Owsley County in southeastern Kentucky...
eastern Pulaski County in south central Kentucky...
Jackson County in southeastern Kentucky...
northeastern McCreary County in south central Kentucky...
Rockcastle County in south central Kentucky...
northwestern Whitley County in south central Kentucky...
Clay County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 1045 PM EST.

* At 747 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated an area of moderate rain re-
entering the area. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory
area to continue for a longer period of time this evening. In
addition, high water was reported by a spotter along mark Welborn
Road in Somerset.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Somerset, London, Mount Vernon, Manchester, McKee, Booneville,
Boone, Burnside, Turin, donaro, Travellers Rest and bummer.

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.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3689 8462 3735 8454 3733 8451 3748 8444
      3747 8438 3754 8435 3751 8426 3752 8420
      3756 8416 3753 8389 3749 8383 3749 8375
      3752 8374 3750 8358 3738 8355 3696 8375
      3688 8461


Ray