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12:35 AM EDT on July 28, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Light Thunderstorm Rain
71.9 °F
Feels Like 71.9 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 5.0 mph

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Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Few 200 ft
Scattered Clouds 2100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4100 ft
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.01 in
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Last Quarter, 36% visible
METAR K0VG 280410Z AUTO 00000KT 3SM -TSRA FEW002 SCT021 BKN041 22/22 A3007 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0003
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Few 200 ft
Scattered Clouds 2100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4100 ft
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.01 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 8:43 PM
Last Quarter, 36% visible
METAR K0VG 280410Z AUTO 00000KT 3SM -TSRA FEW002 SCT021 BKN041 22/22 A3007 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0003

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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:55 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
southeastern Clay County in southeastern Kentucky...
central Knox County in southeastern Kentucky...
Harlan County in southeastern Kentucky...
southern Leslie County in southeastern Kentucky...
Bell County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 300 am EDT

* at 1154 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. Rain rates from these thunderstorm will be
high enough to cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Barbourville... Harlan... Pineville... Middlesboro... Loyall...
Evarts... Wallins Creek... sunshine... Smith... Calvin...
Stony Fork Junction... Ponza... Brush Creek... Tway... Artemus...
shields... Spruce Pine... Erose... Grays Knob and hutch.

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.


Lat... Lon 3686 8393 3717 8342 3686 8306 3683 8310
      3674 8314 3674 8320 3670 8334 3667 8343
      3667 8351 3662 8364 3658 8369 3658 8374


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1028 PM EDT Wed Jul 27 2016

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through early Friday
morning...

A Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* the following Kentucky counties. Bath... Elliott...
Estill... Fleming... Menifee... Montgomery... Powell... Rowan...
Johnson... Martin... Laurel... McCreary... Pulaski... Rockcastle...
Wayne... Whitley... Bell... Breathitt... Clay... Floyd... Harlan...
Jackson... Knott... Knox... Lee... Leslie... Letcher... Magoffin...
Morgan... Owsley... Perry... Pike... and Wolfe.

* It is valid through early Friday morning.

* Repeated rounds of thunderstorms area expected in a very moist
atmosphere. This will bring a threat for heavy rainfall... which
could result in flash flooding along creeks and small streams,
or in poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



Hal



Special Statement
Issued: 11:45 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect Perry... Knox...
Letcher... Bell... Leslie... Harlan... and Clay counties through
1230 am EDT on Thursday...

At 1141 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from plank to Skidmore to near field to Saylor to Bledsoe
to Harlan to near Smith... and moving northeast at 30 mph.

Torrential rainfall... frequent lightning... winds in excess of 40
mph and pea size hail are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
hazard... Harlan... Hyden... Letcher... Cumberland... Loyall... Evarts...
Lynch... Benham... Wallins Creek... Blackey... Daley... Diablock...
sunshine... Smith... Partridge... Gander... Stony Fork Junction...
Wendover and Maggard.

This includes the following highways...
hal Rogers Parkway near mile marker 29... and between mile markers 33
and 59.
Kentucky Highway 80 in Perry County near mile marker 9.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... which will
cause ponding of water on roadways. Localized flooding is also
possible. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3673 8361 3677 8368 3692 8375 3709 8372
      3723 8356 3725 8356 3733 8342 3736 8327
      3728 8317 3718 8315 3720 8302 3707 8282
      3701 8282 3698 8287 3690 8287 3685 8301
      3685 8307 3678 8313 3674 8314 3665 8355
time... Mot... loc 0341z 228deg 27kt 3707 8362 3701 8355 3691 8357 3688
8348 3690 8335 3684 8332 3668 8324


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1145 PM EDT Wed Jul 27 2016

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect Perry... Knox...
Letcher... Bell... Leslie... Harlan... and Clay counties through
1230 am EDT on Thursday...

At 1141 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from plank to Skidmore to near field to Saylor to Bledsoe
to Harlan to near Smith... and moving northeast at 30 mph.

Torrential rainfall... frequent lightning... winds in excess of 40
mph and pea size hail are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
hazard... Harlan... Hyden... Letcher... Cumberland... Loyall... Evarts...
Lynch... Benham... Wallins Creek... Blackey... Daley... Diablock...
sunshine... Smith... Partridge... Gander... Stony Fork Junction...
Wendover and Maggard.

This includes the following highways...
hal Rogers Parkway near mile marker 29... and between mile markers 33
and 59.
Kentucky Highway 80 in Perry County near mile marker 9.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... which will
cause ponding of water on roadways. Localized flooding is also
possible. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3673 8361 3677 8368 3692 8375 3709 8372
      3723 8356 3725 8356 3733 8342 3736 8327
      3728 8317 3718 8315 3720 8302 3707 8282
      3701 8282 3698 8287 3690 8287 3685 8301
      3685 8307 3678 8313 3674 8314 3665 8355
time... Mot... loc 0341z 228deg 27kt 3707 8362 3701 8355 3691 8357 3688
8348 3690 8335 3684 8332 3668 8324


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