Powell Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Statement as of 5:43 PM EDT on September 02, 2014

...The Severe Thunderstorm Warning for east central Estill...northern Lee...western Wolfe...eastern Powell and southern Menifee counties will expire at 545 PM EDT...

The storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits...and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property.

To report severe weather...contact your nearest law enforcement agency. They will relay your report to the National Weather Service in Jackson KY.

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Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 5:24 PM EDT on September 02, 2014

...Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory remains in effect for northern Estill...southeastern Bath...northwestern Wolfe...south central Rowan...Powell...western Morgan...southern Montgomery and Menifee counties until 900 PM EDT...

At 522 PM EDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rainfall across the advisory area. Doppler radar estimates indicated that between 1 and 1.5 inches of rain had fallen across portions of the area.

Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause minor flooding to occur. Some locations that will experience flooding include... Frenchburg...Stanton...Arnett...Artville...Bangor...bean...Big Woods...Bowen...Camargo...Cat Creek...Cedar Groves...Clay City...Clay lick...coons station...Cornwell...Cottage furnace...Craney... Cressy...Dan...demund...Denniston...Ebon...Ezel...Fagan...Fox... furnace...gosneyville...Grassy Creek...Hardwick and Hargett.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross safely.

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Special Statement
Statement as of 4:55 PM EDT on September 02, 2014

...A strong thunderstorm to affect the following counties through 600 PM EDT Tuesday evening...

Jackson... western Owsley... extreme southeastern Powell... northern Rockcastle... western Wolfe... Lee... southern Estill and extreme north central Laurel.

At 454 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was located along a line extending from Pitts to 10 miles south of Pine Hill...or along a line extending from 6 miles south of Stanton to 12 miles south of Mount Vernon...moving east at 50 mph.

Locations affected include...but are not limited to...Wind Cave around 500 PM EDT...Macedonia around 505 PM EDT...Zoe around 510 PM EDT...Delvinta around 515 PM EDT...nathanton around 520 PM EDT...

Residents should expect heavy rain...with rainfall rates of up to one inch per hour...gusty winds of 40 to 50 mph...frequent lightning and small hail in these areas.

The heavy rain will likely cause ponding of water on area roadways. Motorists are urged to drive carefully.

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Local Storm Report

09/02/2014 0500 PM

2 miles S of Clay City, Powell County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by 911 call center.

Tree down on Kentucky Highway 2001. Time estimated from radar.

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