Somerset, KY (42501)

3:28 PM EDT on May 27, 2017 (GMT -0400)
RMR - Somerset | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch, Special Statement Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 909 ft 37.10 °N, 84.60 °W | Updated 10 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
81.1 °F
Feels Like 86 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 3.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3800 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 8:49 PM
Waxing Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KSME 271855Z AUTO 27011G14KT 10SM BKN028 BKN038 OVC050 26/19 A2994 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3800 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:21 AM 8:49 PM
Waxing Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KSME 271855Z AUTO 27011G14KT 10SM BKN028 BKN038 OVC050 26/19 A2994 RMK AO2

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:12 PM EDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late Sunday
night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Kentucky, northeast Kentucky, south
central Kentucky, and southeast Kentucky, including the
following areas, in east central Kentucky, Bath, Elliott,
Estill, Menifee, Montgomery, Powell, and Rowan. In northeast
Kentucky, Johnson and Martin. In south central Kentucky,
Laurel, McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne, and Whitley. In
southeast Kentucky, Bell, Breathitt, Clay, Floyd, Harlan,
Jackson, Knott, Knox, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin, Morgan,
Owsley, Perry, Pike, and Wolfe.

* Through late Sunday night

* locally heavy rainfall will be possible as storms track along a
stalled out frontal boundary near eastern Kentucky this
afternoon into this evening. Additional rounds of heavy rainfall
are possible through late Sunday night.

* Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding of low lying areas.
Additionally, fast rises on area creeks, streams, and some
rivers are possible. Those camping near the water this weekend
need to be prepared to seek higher ground if a Flash Flood
Warning is issued.

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.



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Special Statement
Issued: 3:20 PM EDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm will affect central Pulaski County...

At 319 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Faubush, or 15
miles north of Monticello, moving northeast at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Somerset, Science Hill, Cains store, Stab, Bobtown, Nancy, pointer,
Bandy, Woodstock, Shopville, Dabney, Valley Oak, Pulaski County park,
Hogue, Faubush, magnum, Pulaski, Eubank and Mintonville.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3712 8490 3719 8479 3736 8456 3717 8439
      3701 8486 3705 8491 3709 8491
time... Mot... loc 1919z 234deg 37kt 3706 8490


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