San Francisco Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Kentucky, Johnson

Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 11:45 AM EDT on July 02, 2015

Expires 2:30 PM EDT on July 02, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Jackson has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of east central
Kentucky... northeast 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 southeast Kentucky... Breathitt... Floyd... Knott... Lee...
Magoffin... Morgan... Pike and Wolfe.

* Through Friday morning

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will move over the
watch area through Friday morning. The high water content in
the air will likely result in times of torrential downpours.
This rainfall in conjunction with the heavy rains of the past
couple of days may lead to flash flooding across parts of the
watch area.

* There is a potential for rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches
across the watch area... though locally higher amounts will be
possible where thunderstorms train over top of the same

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.

1137 am EDT Thu Jul 2 2015

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Johnson County in northeastern Kentucky...
northern Knott County in southeastern Kentucky...
Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky...
northeastern Breathitt County in southeastern Kentucky...
Pike County in southeastern Kentucky...
Martin County in northeastern Kentucky...
southeastern Morgan County in southeastern Kentucky...
Magoffin County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 230 PM EDT

* at 1136 am EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has
already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Pikeville... Paintsville... Prestonsburg... Salyersville... Mason...
Estill... Coal Run Village... Martin... Forest Hills... Wayland...
Warfield... Allen... Brownlow... Chloe... Corn Fork Hollow...
Bradbury... Evanston... East McDowell... Alphoretta and ballot.

Additional rainfall up to an inch is expected over the area. This
additional rain will make minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.

Lat... Lon 3736 8223 3743 8327 3764 8324 3777 8327
      3793 8317 3784 8241 3781 8240 3776 8231
      3774 8233 3767 8230 3765 8223 3762 8221
      3765 8218 3759 8216 3759 8213 3755 8213
      3756 8208 3753 8205 3755 8204 3754 8197


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Dense Smoke Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Special Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Record Report
Missouri - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Montana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement