091  
WGUS83 KJKL 241833  
FLSJKL  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
233 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
KYC071-159-195-242130-  
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MARTIN KY-FLOYD KY-PIKE KY-  
233 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN MARTIN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...  
SOUTHEASTERN FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...  
PIKE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...  
 
* UNTIL 530 PM EDT  
 
* AT 232 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.  
UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
PIKEVILLE, COAL RUN VILLAGE, ELKHORN CITY, WHEELWRIGHT, FOREST  
HILLS, EAST MCDOWELL, HUDDY, META, JAMBOREE, PILGRIM, FISHTRAP  
LAKE, GARDEN VILLAGE, ALUBA, MCDOWELL, PISO, BETSY LAYNE,  
TOONERVILLE, IVEL, DORTON AND HONAKER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3727 8235 3720 8255 3725 8263 3724 8266  
3731 8275 3742 8276 3743 8279 3767 8263  
3784 8241 3776 8231 3774 8233 3767 8230  
3765 8223 3762 8221 3765 8218 3755 8213  
3756 8208 3753 8205 3755 8204 3754 8197  
 

 
 
JMW  
 
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