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3:57 PM EDT on August 04, 2015 (GMT -0400)
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METAR KSJS 041935Z AUTO 32003KT 10SM CLR 29/21 A3001 RMK AO2 T02930214

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Pressure 30.01 in
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Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 64%
Rainfall 0.23 in
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UV 9 out of 12
Pollen 4.90 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KSJS 041935Z AUTO 32003KT 10SM CLR 29/21 A3001 RMK AO2 T02930214

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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:53 PM EDT on August 04, 2015

The National Weather Service in Jackson KY has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
northeastern Letcher County in southeastern Kentucky...
central Knott County in southeastern Kentucky...
central Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky...
northeastern Breathitt County in southeastern Kentucky...
southwestern Pike County in southeastern Kentucky...
southeastern Magoffin County in southeastern Kentucky...

* until 545 PM EDT

* at 352 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding in
the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Estill... Jenkins... Wheelwright... Fleming-Neon... Martin... Pippa
Passes... Wayland... Greenleaf... Gunlock... ehkhorn mine... Evanston...
Tiptop... East McDowell... Alphoretta... Buckingham... Kite...
Speight... Cromona... Omaha and Langley.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to travel across
flooded roads. Find alternate routes.


Lat... Lon 3723 8250 3713 8269 3760 8325 3764 8323
      3760 8279 3727 8234


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326 PM EDT Tue Aug 4 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Wednesday evening through
late Thursday night...

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch 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... Fleming... Menifee...
Montgomery... Powell and Rowan. In northeast Kentucky... Johnson
and Martin. In south central Kentucky... Laurel... Pulaski and
Rockcastle. In southeast Kentucky... Breathitt... Clay... Floyd...
   Harlan... Jackson... Knott... Lee... Leslie... Letcher...
Magoffin... Morgan... Owsley... Perry... Pike and Wolfe.

* From Wednesday evening through late Thursday night

* numerous to widespread thunderstorms will produce heavy to
locally torrential rains at times from Wednesday night into
Thursday evening. Local rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in
a short amount of time.

* Flash flooding may result in dangerous conditions on roads near
streams and creeks... and in other flood prone 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.



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Special Statement
Statement as of 3:46 PM EDT on August 04, 2015

... A strong thunderstorm will affect Knott... Letcher... Floyd...
Pike...

At 346 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Topmost... or 11 miles
east of Hindman... moving southeast at 25 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Jenkins... Wheelwright... Fleming-Neon... Pippa Passes... Wayland...
Greenleaf... HI Hat... ehkhorn mine... Fishpond Lake... East McDowell...
Buckingham... Kite... Tolliver Town... Gaskill... Speight... Cromona... Dry
Creek... Topmost... Galveston and Burton.

This includes the following highways...
U.S. Highway 23 in Letcher County between mile markers 1 and 7.
U.S. Highway 23 in Pike County between mile markers 0 and 17.

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


Lat... Lon 3720 8254 3720 8256 3715 8263 3714 8267
      3715 8268 3734 8292 3748 8279 3739 8240
time... Mot... loc 1946z 305deg 22kt 3737 8278


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346 PM EDT Tue Aug 4 2015

... A strong thunderstorm will affect Knott... Letcher... Floyd...
Pike...

At 346 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Topmost... or 11 miles
east of Hindman... moving southeast at 25 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Jenkins... Wheelwright... Fleming-Neon... Pippa Passes... Wayland...
Greenleaf... HI Hat... ehkhorn mine... Fishpond Lake... East McDowell...
Buckingham... Kite... Tolliver Town... Gaskill... Speight... Cromona... Dry
Creek... Topmost... Galveston and Burton.

This includes the following highways...
U.S. Highway 23 in Letcher County between mile markers 1 and 7.
U.S. Highway 23 in Pike County between mile markers 0 and 17.

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


Lat... Lon 3720 8254 3720 8256 3715 8263 3714 8267
      3715 8268 3734 8292 3748 8279 3739 8240
time... Mot... loc 1946z 305deg 22kt 3737 8278


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