FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH THROUGH THIS EVENING...
.A nearly stationary disturbance will combine with a very moist
atmosphere to produce scattered to numerous showers and
thunderstorms this afternoon. The slow movement and efficient
rainfall rates of showers and storms will lead to the potential
for some flash flooding.
The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kentucky, north
central Kentucky, northwest Kentucky, and south central
Kentucky, including the following areas, in east central
Kentucky, Anderson, Bourbon, Boyle, Clark, Fayette, Franklin,
Garrard, Harrison, Jessamine, Madison, Mercer, Nicholas,
Scott, and Woodford. In north central Kentucky, Bullitt,
Hardin, Henry, Jefferson, Larue, Nelson, Oldham, Shelby,
Spencer, Trimble, and Washington. In northwest Kentucky, Ohio.
In south central Kentucky, Adair, Allen, Barren, Butler,
Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Edmonson, Grayson, Green, Hart,
Lincoln, Logan, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Simpson,
Taylor, and Warren.
* Through this evening
* Localized rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches could lead to flash
* Watch for fast rises of area creeks/streams, especially on
roadways near bodies of water. Low lying areas and poor drainage
will also quickly flood with intense rainfall rates.
Issued: 08/14/2020 9:20am Expries: 08/14/2020 10:00pm Last Updated: 08/14/2020 9:20am