Jefferson

 Flash Flood Watch  Statement as of 3:39 PM EDT on August 4, 2015


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

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Indiana and Kentucky...
including the following areas... in Indiana... Clark...
Crawford... DuBois... Floyd... Harrison... Jefferson... Orange...
Perry... Scott and Washington. In Kentucky... Anderson...
Bourbon... Boyle... Breckinridge... Bullitt... Casey... Clark...
Fayette... Franklin... Garrard... Grayson... green... Hancock...
Hardin... Harrison... Hart... Henry... Jefferson... Jessamine...
LaRue... Lincoln... Madison... Marion... Meade... Mercer... Nelson...
   Nicholas... Ohio... Oldham... Scott... Shelby... Spencer...
Taylor... Trimble... Washington and Woodford.

* From Wednesday evening through late Thursday night

* a slow moving storm system is expected to produce 1.5 to 2
inches of rain with locally higher amounts. This heavy rain
combined with recent heavy rainfall is expected to produce
localized flash flooding concerns.

* Urban and low lying areas will be most prone to flash flooding
concerns... as well as locations that have picked up the most
rainfall in recent weeks.

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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