746  
WGUS53 KJKL 142031  
FFWJKL  
KYC025-153-142330-  
/O.NEW.KJKL.FF.W.0027.200814T2031Z-200814T2330Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
431 PM EDT FRI AUG 14 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN BREATHITT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...  
WESTERN MAGOFFIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...  
 
* UNTIL 730 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 431 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE  
ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
JACKSON, COPEBRANCH, NOCTOR, ROCK LICK, VANCLEVE, WILHURST, WAR  
CREEK, ELKATAWA, INVERNESS, BAYS, SEWELL AND HADDIX.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3755 8323 3743 8330 3741 8354 3743 8355  
3761 8351 3768 8328 3767 8326 3769 8325  
3770 8321  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
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