870  
WGUS43 KLMK 201724  
FLWLMK  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
1124 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
KYC001-053-057-169-171-207-202315-  
/O.NEW.KLMK.FA.W.0004.190220T1724Z-190220T2315Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
CLINTON KY-RUSSELL KY-MONROE KY-CUMBERLAND KY-METCALFE KY-ADAIR KY-  
1124 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CLINTON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
RUSSELL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
METCALFE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
ADAIR COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY...  
 
* UNTIL 515 PM CST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* AT 1114 AM CST, PHONE CALLS TO COUNTY AND STATE ROAD DEPARTMENTS  
REPORTED LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN FROM TOMPKINSVILLE TO EDMONTON TO  
COLUMBIA TO RUSSELL SPRINGS TO ALBANY. THEY REPORT ALL DITCHES AND  
CULVERTS ARE BANKFULL AND SOME COUNTY ROADS ARE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH  
WATER. ALL ARE VERY CONCERNED ABOUT ADDITIONAL RAINFALL LEADING TO  
FUTURE FLOODING OF ROADWAYS.  
 
UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN AND ADDITIONAL  
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF A AROUND AN INCH THIS AFTERNOON WILL  
CAUSE FLOODING.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
COLUMBIA, TOMPKINSVILLE, ALBANY, JAMESTOWN, EDMONTON, BURKESVILLE,  
LESLIE, RUSSELL SPRINGS, GAMALIEL AND FOUNTAIN RUN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3663 8595 3672 8597 3685 8574 3714 8577  
3717 8574 3718 8569 3712 8563 3711 8551  
3731 8517 3726 8506 3719 8505 3711 8497  
3711 8490 3705 8491 3700 8484 3695 8491  
3696 8495 3692 8496 3686 8506 3662 8499  
 

 
JDG/SB  
 
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