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Kentucky, Breathitt

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


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.


Local Storm Report



05/02/2016 0258 PM

Lost Creek, Breathitt County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Information via social media site.





05/02/2016 0258 PM

Lost Creek, Breathitt County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Information via social media site.





05/02/2016 0250 PM

Ned, Breathitt County.

Hail m1.75 inch, reported by trained spotter.






05/02/2016 0250 PM

Ned, Breathitt County.

Hail m1.75 inch, reported by trained spotter.






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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