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Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:53 AM EST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from tonight through
early Sunday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* the Kentucky counties of Bath, Elliott, Estill, Fleming,
Menifee, Montgomery, Powell, Rowan, Johnson, Martin, Laurel,
McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne, Whitley, Bell, Breathitt,
Clay, Floyd, Harlan, Jackson, Knott, Knox, Lee, Leslie,
Letcher, Magoffin, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, and Wolfe.

* It is in effect from tonight until early Sunday morning.

* Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected tonight and Saturday, and
thunderstorms are possible Saturday night.

* With the ground already saturated, excessive rainfall could lead
to flooding or flash flooding. River flooding is also expected
to become a larger concern. In addition, rock and mudslides may
be a hazard.

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.



Hal



923 PM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

The flood advisory continues for
the levisa Fork Big Sandy river at Paintsville
* until Friday evening.
* At 08 PM Thursday the stage was 29.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 35.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is nearing its crest, but
will continue to run high through Friday.



Lat... Lon 3769 8285 3778 8290 3802 8267 3797 8257
      3778 8277 3774 8276



Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:53 AM EST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from tonight through
early Sunday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* the Kentucky counties of Bath, Elliott, Estill, Fleming,
Menifee, Montgomery, Powell, Rowan, Johnson, Martin, Laurel,
McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne, Whitley, Bell, Breathitt,
Clay, Floyd, Harlan, Jackson, Knott, Knox, Lee, Leslie,
Letcher, Magoffin, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, and Wolfe.

* It is in effect from tonight until early Sunday morning.

* Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected tonight and Saturday, and
thunderstorms are possible Saturday night.

* With the ground already saturated, excessive rainfall could lead
to flooding or flash flooding. River flooding is also expected
to become a larger concern. In addition, rock and mudslides may
be a hazard.

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.



Hal



923 PM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

The flood advisory continues for
the levisa Fork Big Sandy river at Paintsville
* until Friday evening.
* At 08 PM Thursday the stage was 29.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 35.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is nearing its crest, but
will continue to run high through Friday.



Lat... Lon 3769 8285 3778 8290 3802 8267 3797 8257
      3778 8277 3774 8276