3 January, 2023 08:26

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…
Anderson County in central Kentucky…
Bourbon County in central Kentucky…
Northwestern Clark County in central Kentucky…
Fayette County in central Kentucky…
Franklin County in central Kentucky…
Harrison County in central Kentucky…
Southeastern Henry County in central Kentucky…
Northern Jessamine County in central Kentucky…
Northeastern Mercer County in central Kentucky…
Nicholas County in central Kentucky…
Eastern Oldham County in central Kentucky…
Scott County in central Kentucky…
Shelby County in central Kentucky…
Spencer County in central Kentucky…
Woodford County in central Kentucky…

* Until 1130 AM EST.

* At 825 AM EST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

HAZARD…Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

SOURCE…Radar.

IMPACT…Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban
areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage and low-lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include… Lexington, Georgetown, Frankfort, Shelbyville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Paris, Cynthiana, Carlisle and Taylorsville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

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LAT…LON 3848 8496 3843 8495 3846 8491 3843 8493
3842 8488 3836 8487 3835 8475 3857 8441
3858 8421 3849 8417 3844 8397 3831 8383
3809 8416 3789 8502 3800 8514 3794 8539
3808 8546 3813 8537 3826 8541 3828 8545

FLASH FLOOD…RADAR INDICATED