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Flash Flood Warning:

Issued at: 7:10 PM EDT on August 20, 2014, expires at: 1:00 AM EDT on August 21, 2014
  • The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a
  • Flash Flood Warning for... eastern Perry County in southeast Kentucky... Knott County in southeast Kentucky... Letcher County in southeast Kentucky... northeastern Harlan County in southeast Kentucky...
  • until 100 am EDT
  • at 708 PM EDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated training thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across or moving into the warned area. These thundestorms are producing as much as one and one half to two and a half inches as they pass. Much of this area received very heavy rain earlier in the week and the soil remains saturated and primed for excessive runoff and flash flooding as the training storms move through.
  • Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to occur. Some locations that will experience flooding include... Hindman...Whitesburg...Adamson...Amburgey...Amelia...Anco... arminta...Ary...banks...Bath...Bearville...Beefhide...Bellcraft... Benham...Big Black mountain...Blackey...Bluefield...Brinkley... Buck...Burdine...Carbon Glow...Carcassonne...Carr Creek...Carrie... Chad...chip...Clover...Clutts...Cody and Colly. Precautionary/preparedness actions... 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. Lat...Lon 3701 8316 3708 8306 3714 8308 3720 8302 3723 8307 3723 8312 3730 8312 3739 8324 3741 8320 3741 8313 3744 8313 3750 8302 3733 8275 3723 8269 3725 8263 3720 8257 3711 8272 3704 8272 3697 8286 3689 8288


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