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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:43 PM EDT on June 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on June 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Friday afternoon
through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues 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 Friday afternoon through Saturday morning

* showers and thunderstorms containing very heavy rainfall will
move across eastern Kentucky Friday afternoon through early
Saturday morning.

* Flash flooding of creeks and streams will be possible, with
the higher threat of flash flooding occurring along and north
of a line from McKee to Jackson to Inez, where 2 to 3 inches
of rain may fall in 6 hours or less. Locally higher amounts
will be possible.

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.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:43 PM EDT on June 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on June 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Friday afternoon
through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues 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 Friday afternoon through Saturday morning

* showers and thunderstorms containing very heavy rainfall will
move across eastern Kentucky Friday afternoon through early
Saturday morning.

* Flash flooding of creeks and streams will be possible, with
the higher threat of flash flooding occurring along and north
of a line from McKee to Jackson to Inez, where 2 to 3 inches
of rain may fall in 6 hours or less. Locally higher amounts
will be possible.

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Indiana - Flash Flood Watch
Iowa - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Special Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory
Maryland - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Special Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oregon - Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Watch , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Puerto Rico -
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Washington - Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory

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