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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:39 PM EDT on August 04, 2015

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on August 07, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Wednesday evening through
late Thursday night...

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Indiana and Kentucky...
including the following areas... in Indiana... Clark...
Crawford... DuBois... Floyd... Harrison... Jefferson... Orange...
Perry... Scott and Washington. In Kentucky... Anderson...
Bourbon... Boyle... Breckinridge... Bullitt... Casey... Clark...
Fayette... Franklin... Garrard... Grayson... green... Hancock...
Hardin... Harrison... Hart... Henry... Jefferson... Jessamine...
LaRue... Lincoln... Madison... Marion... Meade... Mercer... Nelson...
   Nicholas... Ohio... Oldham... Scott... Shelby... Spencer...
Taylor... Trimble... Washington and Woodford.

* From Wednesday evening through late Thursday night

* a slow moving storm system is expected to produce 1.5 to 2
inches of rain with locally higher amounts. This heavy rain
combined with recent heavy rainfall is expected to produce
localized flash flooding concerns.

* Urban and low lying areas will be most prone to flash flooding
concerns... as well as locations that have picked up the most
rainfall in recent weeks.

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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Special Statement

Statement as of 5:24 PM EDT on August 04, 2015

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on August 04, 2015


... Strong thunderstorms will affect northeastern Grayson and
southwestern Hardin counties...

At 523 PM EDT /423 PM CDT/... strong thunderstorms were near
Leitchfield... moving east at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with these
storms. Localized flooding will also be possible.

Locations impacted include...
Leitchfield... Clarkson... Upton... Sonora... Nolin... Skaggstown... Rock
Creek... Royal... White Mills Junction... Star Mills... Lacon...
Spurrier... Millwood... Eastview... Grayson Springs... Seven Corners...
Harcourt... Saint Paul... Flint Hill and West Clifty.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3752 8639 3764 8592 3749 8588 3747 8590
      3744 8589 3745 8604 3743 8604 3743 8641
time... Mot... loc 2123z 270deg 16kt 3748 8617

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524 PM EDT Tue Aug 4 2015

... Strong thunderstorms will affect northeastern Grayson and
southwestern Hardin counties...

At 523 PM EDT /423 PM CDT/... strong thunderstorms were near
Leitchfield... moving east at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with these
storms. Localized flooding will also be possible.

Locations impacted include...
Leitchfield... Clarkson... Upton... Sonora... Nolin... Skaggstown... Rock
Creek... Royal... White Mills Junction... Star Mills... Lacon...
Spurrier... Millwood... Eastview... Grayson Springs... Seven Corners...
Harcourt... Saint Paul... Flint Hill and West Clifty.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3752 8639 3764 8592 3749 8588 3747 8590
      3744 8589 3745 8604 3743 8604 3743 8641
time... Mot... loc 2123z 270deg 16kt 3748 8617

Kjd

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