953  
WGUS63 KJKL 201800 AAA  
FFAJKL  
 
FLOOD WATCH...UPDATED  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
100 PM EST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-210200-  
/O.CON.KJKL.FA.A.0003.000000T0000Z-190221T1200Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-  
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-  
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-  
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FLEMINGSBURG, CAMARGO, JEFFERSONVILLE,  
MOUNT STERLING, OWINGSVILLE, MOREHEAD, IRVINE, RAVENNA,  
CLAY CITY, STANTON, FRENCHBURG, BRODHEAD, MOUNT VERNON, MCKEE,  
ANNVILLE, BURNSIDE, SOMERSET, LONDON, MONTICELLO, STEARNS,  
WHITLEY CITY, CORBIN, WILLIAMSBURG, BARBOURVILLE, MIDDLESBORO,  
PINEVILLE, CUMBERLAND, HARLAN, SANDY HOOK, WEST LIBERTY,  
PAINTSVILLE, CAMPTON, SALYERSVILLE, PRESTONSBURG, WHEELWRIGHT,  
BEATTYVILLE, JACKSON, HINDMAN, PIPPA PASSES, BOONEVILLE, HAZARD,  
MANCHESTER, HYDEN, JENKINS, WHITESBURG, INEZ, COAL RUN,  
ELKHORN CITY, PIKEVILLE, AND SOUTH WILLIAMSON  
100 PM EST WED FEB 20 2019  
   
..FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING
 
 
THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES  
 
* THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING  
 
* RAINFALL THROUGH 7 AM ON THURSDAY IS EXPECTED TO AVERAGE IN THE  
0.75 TO 1.25 INCH RANGE ACROSS THE AREA. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS  
ARE POSSIBLE.  
 
* EXCESSIVE RUNOFF COULD LEAD TO FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS  
AS WELL AS CREEKS AND STREAMS, ESPECIALLY IN ADJACENT LOW  
LYING AREAS. SIGNIFICANT RISES WILL ALSO OCCUR ALONG LARGER  
RIVERS, WITH SOME SOME POINTS ALONG THE RED, MAIN STEM OF THE  
KENTUCKY, AND CUMBERLAND RIVER BASINS POSSIBLY EXCEEDING FLOOD  
STAGE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON  
CURRENT FORECASTS.  
 
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE  
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE  
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.  
 

 
 

 
 
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