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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:39 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* flood advisory for...
northeastern Harlan County in southeastern Kentucky...
south central Letcher County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 1045 PM EDT.

* At 838 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms containing
very heavy rain moving into the area. Excessive runoff will cause
minor flooding of creeks and streams, roads, and roadside
culverts.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cumberland, Lynch, Benham, Rock House, Oven Fork, Clover, Linefork,
Clover Fork, Lewis Creek, Blair, kingdom come S.P. And Hiram.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3698 8306 3713 8271 3711 8273 3708 8272
      3707 8273 3705 8272 3701 8278 3701 8283
      3699 8284 3698 8287 3693 8286 3691 8288
      3690 8287 3688 8289 3686 8298


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:39 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* flood advisory for...
northeastern Harlan County in southeastern Kentucky...
south central Letcher County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 1045 PM EDT.

* At 838 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms containing
very heavy rain moving into the area. Excessive runoff will cause
minor flooding of creeks and streams, roads, and roadside
culverts.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cumberland, Lynch, Benham, Rock House, Oven Fork, Clover, Linefork,
Clover Fork, Lewis Creek, Blair, kingdom come S.P. And Hiram.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3698 8306 3713 8271 3711 8273 3708 8272
      3707 8273 3705 8272 3701 8278 3701 8283
      3699 8284 3698 8287 3693 8286 3691 8288
      3690 8287 3688 8289 3686 8298


Geogerian