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Kentucky, Bell

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:09 PM EDT on July 27, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on July 29, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 2 am EDT Thursday through
Friday 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... Bath... Elliott... Estill... Fleming... Menifee...
Montgomery... Powell and Rowan. In northeast Kentucky... Johnson
and Martin. In south central Kentucky... Laurel... McCreary...
Pulaski... Rockcastle... Wayne and Whitley. In southeast
Kentucky... Bell... Breathitt... Clay... Floyd... Harlan...
Jackson... Knott... Knox... Lee... Leslie... Letcher... Magoffin...
Morgan... Owsley... Perry... Pike and Wolfe.

* From 2 am EDT Thursday through Friday morning.

* A stationary front over the region will keep a persistent threat
for showers and thunderstorms in our forecast. A wave of low
pressure will move along this front bringing a threat for heavy
rainfall and flash flooding beginning late tonight and
continuing through Thursday night with 1 to 3 inches of rainfall
predicted.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding of small
creeks and streams as well as poor draining areas where
thunderstorms pass repeatedly over the same location.

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.



Jvm/Abe



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Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Dust Storm Warning, Excessive Heat Warning , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Special Statement , Record Report
California - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
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Connecticut - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Delaware - Flash Flood Watch
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Georgia - Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Indiana - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Tornado Warning , Special Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Kentucky - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Louisiana - Special Statement
Maine - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Maryland - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Massachusetts - Record Report
Minnesota - Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Montana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Flash Flood Watch
New Mexico - Special Statement
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Watch
Rhode Island - Record Report
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Special Statement
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
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