871  
WGUS43 KJKL 271028  
FLWJKL  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
528 AM EST SAT FEB 27 2021  
 
KYC051-121-125-147-199-231-235-271630-  
/O.NEW.KJKL.FA.W.0001.210227T1028Z-210227T1630Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
CLAY KY-KNOX KY-LAUREL KY-MCCREARY KY-PULASKI KY-WAYNE KY-WHITLEY KY-  
528 AM EST SAT FEB 27 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
LAUREL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
CENTRAL MCCREARY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
SOUTHERN PULASKI COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
WAYNE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
NORTHWESTERN WHITLEY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
CLAY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...  
NORTHERN KNOX COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...  
 
* UNTIL 1130 AM EST SATURDAY.  
 
* AT 528 AM EST, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER  
THE WARNED AREA. FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY  
IN THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1.5 AND 2.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
SOMERSET, LONDON, MONTICELLO, BARBOURVILLE, MANCHESTER, BURNSIDE,  
BALDROCK, HOLLY BAY REC. AREA, ROCKCASTLE SPRINGS, BARK CAMP,  
HUXLEY, GROVE, VOX, RYE, YOUNGS CREEK, HIGHTOP, DEERING, MOUNT  
VICTORY, KEAVY AND CUMBERLAND FALLS S.P.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED  
AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3703 8488 3728 8366 3700 8351 3695 8351  
3696 8359 3694 8358 3665 8496 3667 8501  
3675 8500 3686 8506 3692 8496 3696 8495  
3695 8491 3700 8484  
 

 
 
KAS  
 
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