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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:25 PM EST Feb. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Friday evening through Sunday
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 Friday evening through Sunday morning

* moderate to heavy rainfall Friday night and Saturday, along with
thunderstorms Saturday night, moving over already saturated
ground, could lead to localized flooding or flash flooding.

* With rivers, creeks, and streams already running high, and with
the ground already saturated from recent heavy rains, the
anticipated rainfall Friday night through Saturday night could
lead to an enhanced risk of flooding or flash flooding across
eastern Kentucky.

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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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:25 PM EST Feb. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Friday evening through Sunday
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 Friday evening through Sunday morning

* moderate to heavy rainfall Friday night and Saturday, along with
thunderstorms Saturday night, moving over already saturated
ground, could lead to localized flooding or flash flooding.

* With rivers, creeks, and streams already running high, and with
the ground already saturated from recent heavy rains, the
anticipated rainfall Friday night through Saturday night could
lead to an enhanced risk of flooding or flash flooding across
eastern Kentucky.

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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