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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 7:38 AM EDT Sep. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
southeastern Oldham County in central Kentucky...
northwestern Shelby County in central Kentucky...
Jefferson County in central Kentucky...

* until 930 am EDT.

* At 737 am EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
persistent moderate rainfall over the advisory area. Overflowing
poor drainage areas will see some minor flooding. Up to two inches
of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Louisville, Jeffersontown, St. Matthews, Shively, Shelbyville,
Lyndon, Middletown, Douglass Hills, Hurstbourne and
Graymoor-Devondale.

An additional inch of rainfall is possible with the morning rain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


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403 am EDT sun Sep 23 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of south central Indiana and Kentucky, including the
following areas, in south central Indiana, Clark, Floyd, and
Harrison. In Kentucky, Anderson, Bourbon, Boyle, Bullitt,
Casey, Clark, Fayette, Franklin, Garrard, Harrison, Henry,
Jefferson, Jessamine, Lincoln, Madison, Marion, Mercer,
Nelson, Nicholas, Oldham, Scott, Shelby, Spencer, Washington,
and Woodford.

* Through this evening

* widespread rainfall over an already saturated ground is expected
through this evening. Total rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches
will be possible.

* Rapid rises on creeks and small streams will be possible
following the heaviest rainfall.

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.





Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 7:38 AM EDT Sep. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
southeastern Oldham County in central Kentucky...
northwestern Shelby County in central Kentucky...
Jefferson County in central Kentucky...

* until 930 am EDT.

* At 737 am EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
persistent moderate rainfall over the advisory area. Overflowing
poor drainage areas will see some minor flooding. Up to two inches
of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Louisville, Jeffersontown, St. Matthews, Shively, Shelbyville,
Lyndon, Middletown, Douglass Hills, Hurstbourne and
Graymoor-Devondale.

An additional inch of rainfall is possible with the morning rain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3835 8515 3817 8520 3814 8540 3815 8542
      3814 8543 3808 8582 3825 8580 3836 8526


Rjs



403 am EDT sun Sep 23 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of south central Indiana and Kentucky, including the
following areas, in south central Indiana, Clark, Floyd, and
Harrison. In Kentucky, Anderson, Bourbon, Boyle, Bullitt,
Casey, Clark, Fayette, Franklin, Garrard, Harrison, Henry,
Jefferson, Jessamine, Lincoln, Madison, Marion, Mercer,
Nelson, Nicholas, Oldham, Scott, Shelby, Spencer, Washington,
and Woodford.

* Through this evening

* widespread rainfall over an already saturated ground is expected
through this evening. Total rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches
will be possible.

* Rapid rises on creeks and small streams will be possible
following the heaviest rainfall.

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.





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