Weather Alerts for Woodford County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flash Flood Watch  FLASH FLOOD WATCH   Flash Flood Watch
WOODFORD COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Adair - Allen - Anderson - Barren - Bourbon - Boyle - Bullitt - Butler - Casey - Clark - Clinton - Cumberland - Edmonson - Fayette - Franklin - Garrard - Grayson - Green - Hardin - Hart - Jefferson - Jessamine - Larue - Lincoln - Logan - Madison - Marion - Mercer - Metcalf - Monroe - Nelson - Russell - Scott - Shelby - Simpson - Spencer - Taylor - Warren - Washington - Woodford
Effective: Sat, 5/27 4:02am Updated: Sat, 5/27 1:35pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 5/29 12:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Flash Flood Watch This Afternoon Through Sunday Evening...
.Multiple rounds of thunderstorms are expected to develop this
afternoon through late Sunday evening, leading to a threat of
Flash Flooding for areas that see repeated heavy rain. Areas that
have seen excessive rain over the past couple of weeks will be
most at risk.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kentucky, north
central Kentucky, and south central Kentucky, including the
following areas, in east central Kentucky, Anderson, Bourbon,
Boyle, Clark, Fayette, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Madison,
Mercer, Scott, and Woodford. In north central Kentucky,
Bullitt, Hardin, Jefferson, Larue, Nelson, Shelby, Spencer,
and Washington. 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.
* From 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ this afternoon through Sunday evening
* 1 to locally 3+ inches of rain is expected to fall from multiple
rounds of thunderstorms early this afternoon through late Sunday
evening.
* Areas that see repeated thunderstorm activity, and locations
that have seen excessive rainfall over the past couple of weeks
will be most at risk, along with urban areas and the normal
flood prone locations.

Information:
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.