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Flash Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Floyd

NWS Jackson (Eastern Kentucky)

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 915 PM EDT.

* At 619 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Prestonsburg, Estill, Wheelwright, Martin, Wayland, East McDowell, Melvin, Bosco, Hippo, Hi Hat, Glo and Printer.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Flood Advisory

Areas Affected: Floyd

NWS Jackson (Eastern Kentucky)

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flood Advisory for... Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 845 PM EDT.

* At 548 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Prestonsburg, Estill, Wheelwright, Martin, Wayland, Allen, East McDowell, Bammer, Hippo, Glo, Printer and Lancer.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Flood Advisory

Areas Affected: Martin; Pike

NWS Jackson (Eastern Kentucky)

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flood Advisory for... Southeastern Martin County in northeastern Kentucky... Northwestern Pike County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 1015 PM EDT.

* At 712 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Forest Hills, Rural, Huddy, Turkey Creek, Belfry, Hatfield Station, Heisey, Heenan, Whitepost, Hardy, Conder and Sidney.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Special Weather Statement

Areas Affected: Mingo

NWS Charleston (West Virginia)

...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WESTERN MINGO COUNTY... At 718 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered over Delbarton, or near Williamson, and were nearly stationary. These storms are capable of producing very heavy rainfall. Locations impacted include... Williamson, Delbarton, Red Jacket, Chattaroy, Aflex, Buskirk, Matewan, Naugatuck, Myrtle, Varney, Meador and Lenore. This includes Route 119 between mile markers 1 and 18. Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. 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.


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