Thunderstorms Bring Heavy Rain, Gusty Winds, and Flash Flooding on Wednesday 8/20/2014

12 Hour Rainfall Ending at 10 PM EDT on Wednesday 8/20/2014

 
 

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY

1201 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

 

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...

..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....

            ..REMARKS..

 

0325 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 N LIDA                37.10N 83.93W

08/20/2014                   LAUREL             KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            TREE DOWN ON TOM CAT TRAIL OR HWY 1305.

 

0408 PM     HAIL             ANNVILLE                37.32N 83.96W

08/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       JACKSON            KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

 

0435 PM     HAIL             3 SE PINEVILLE          36.73N 83.66W

08/20/2014  E0.50 INCH       BELL               KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

 

            PAGE SCHOOL IN BELL COUNTY

 

0436 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 E PINEVILLE           36.76N 83.68W

08/20/2014                   BELL               KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            TREE DOWN ON TOP OF TRAILER AT BROWNING TRAILER PARK LOOP

            ON HWY 119

 

0525 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 S MOUNT VERNON        37.35N 84.34W

08/20/2014                   ROCKCASTLE         KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            TREE DOWN ON SOUTH WILDERNESS ROAD

 

0532 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 NW LIVINGSTON         37.31N 84.23W

08/20/2014                   ROCKCASTLE         KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            TREE DOWN ON PINEY BRANCH

 

0555 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MONTICELLO              36.84N 84.85W

08/20/2014                   WAYNE              KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            ROOF OF BOAT STORAGE BUILDING IS GONE AND OTHER PORTIONS

            OF THE BUILDING COLLAPSED. THIS DAMAGE IS LIKELY DUE TO

            STRAIGHT LINE WINDS. BUILDING IS LOCATED WEST OF HWY 82.

 

0638 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MARSHES SIDING          36.74N 84.48W

08/20/2014                   MCCREARY           KY   TRAINED SPOTTER

 

            A TRAINED SPOTTER REPORTED THAT MULTIPLE TREES HAD BEEN

            BLOWN DOWN ALL OVER THE COUNTY. THERE WERE ALSO SOME

            POWER OUTAGES REPORTED THAT COULD HAVE BEEN CAUSED BY

            EITHER THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS OR LIGHTNING STRIKES.

 

0642 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 ESE KRYPTON           37.29N 83.27W

08/20/2014                   PERRY              KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            A COUPLE OF TREES WERE REPORTED TO HAVE BEEN BLOWN DOWN.

 

0645 PM     FLASH FLOOD      MONTICELLO              36.84N 84.85W

08/20/2014                   WAYNE              KY   LAW ENFORCEMENT

 

            WATER OVER MAIN STREET IN MONTICELLO. VEHICLES STALLED

            WITH WATER REPORTED TO THE TOP OF TIRES.

 

0645 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NNW WILLIAMSBURG      36.76N 84.18W

08/20/2014                   WHITLEY            KY   LAW ENFORCEMENT

 

            TREES DOWN ON AIRPORT ROAD.

 

0650 PM     TSTM WND DMG     WILLIAMSBURG            36.74N 84.17W

08/20/2014                   WHITLEY            KY   LAW ENFORCEMENT

 

            SEVERAL TREES DOWN IN TOWN.

 

0655 PM     FLASH FLOOD      WOOTON                  37.18N 83.30W

08/20/2014                   LESLIE             KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            THREE FEET OF FLOWING WATER ON HWY 80 NEAR GRAYS

            COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE

 

0655 PM     DEBRIS FLOW      WOOTON                  37.18N 83.30W

08/20/2014                   LESLIE             KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            HWY 80 HAS BEEN CLOSED DUE TO MULTIPLE MUDSLIDES.

 

0700 PM     HEAVY RAIN       E WHITLEY CITY          36.72N 84.48W

08/20/2014  M0.90 INCH       MCCREARY           KY   TRAINED SPOTTER

 

            RAIN WAS MEASURED OVER A 30 MINUTE TIME PERIOD BEGINNING

            AT 630PM.

 

0700 PM     FLASH FLOOD      MONTICELLO              36.84N 84.85W

08/20/2014                   WAYNE              KY   LAW ENFORCEMENT

 

            SEVERAL CARS STALLED OUT IN THE CITY OF MONTICELLO. ROADS

            HAD AROUND 6 INCHES OF FLOWING WATER ACROSS SOME OF THE

            ROADS. VERY HEAVY RAIN WAS REPORTED.

 

0710 PM     HEAVY RAIN       LEBURN                  37.35N 82.96W

08/20/2014  M0.63 INCH       KNOTT              KY   AMATEUR RADIO  

 

            AN AMATEUR RADIO OPERATOR REPORTED THAT 0.63 INCHES OF

            RAIN FELL BETWEEN 640 AND 710 PM IN LEBURN.

 

0720 PM     FLASH FLOOD      KRYPTON                 37.31N 83.34W

08/20/2014                   PERRY              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

 

            FLASH FLOODING ON HIGHWAY 541 IN FRONT OF BIG WILLARD

            CHURCH OF CHRIST. REPORT FROM PHOTO POSTED TO WYMT

            FACEBOOK PAGE.

 

0730 PM     DEBRIS FLOW      CHAVIES                 37.35N 83.35W

08/20/2014                   PERRY              KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            A MUDSLIDE BROUGHT DOWN TREES ONTO KY HIGHWAY 28.

 

0730 PM     FLASH FLOOD      4 NNW AVAWAM            37.28N 83.31W

08/20/2014                   PERRY              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

 

            FLASH FLOODING ALONG BIG WILLARD ROAD IN BUSY. REPORT

            FROM VIDEO POSTED TO WYMT FACEBOOK PAGE.

 

0732 PM     HEAVY RAIN       CARRIE                  37.33N 83.03W

08/20/2014  M1.78 INCH       KNOTT              KY   PUBLIC         

 

            1.78 INCHES OF RAIN FELL IN 35 MINUTES.

 

0743 PM     DEBRIS FLOW      MALLIE                  37.30N 82.92W

08/20/2014                   KNOTT              KY   LAW ENFORCEMENT

 

            A MUDSLIDE LED A TREE FALLING ON POWERLINES.

 

0745 PM     FLASH FLOOD      CARRIE                  37.33N 83.03W

08/20/2014                   KNOTT              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

 

            CREEK OUT OF ITS BANKS AND FLOODING A TRAILER ON LICK

            BRANCH ROAD. REPORT FROM PHOTO POSTED TO WYMT FACEBOOK

            PAGE.

 

0745 PM     FLASH FLOOD      CHAVIES                 37.35N 83.35W

08/20/2014                   PERRY              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

 

            CREEK OUT OF ITS BANKS AND FLOODING PROPERTY AT DAVIDSON

            CHURCH. REPORT FROM VIDEO POSTED TO WYMT FACEBOOK PAGE.

 

0800 PM     FLASH FLOOD      KRYPTON                 37.31N 83.34W

08/20/2014                   PERRY              KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            SEVERAL PEOPLE WERE TRAPPED IN THE BIG WILLARD SCHOOL DUE

            TO FLASH FLOODING.

 

0800 PM     FLASH FLOOD      CARRIE                  37.33N 83.03W

08/20/2014                   KNOTT              KY   PUBLIC         

 

            TROUBLESOME CREEK WAS REPORTED TO HAVE WENT OUT OF ITS

            BANKS IN THE CARRIE AREA. THIS IS A PUBLIC REPORT VIA

            SOCIAL MEDIA.

 

0900 PM     FLASH FLOOD      HINDMAN                 37.33N 82.98W

08/20/2014                   KNOTT              KY   BROADCAST MEDIA

 

            THE BALL CREEK VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT ASSISTED SEVERAL

            FAMILIES THAT WERE TRAPPED BY FLOOD WATERS IN THEIR HOMES

            NEAR HWY 550 IN HINDMAN BETWEEN 830 AND 900 PM THIS

            EVENING.

 

0900 PM     FLASH FLOOD      BULAN                   37.30N 83.17W

08/20/2014                   PERRY              KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            FLASH FLOODING WAS REPORTED ALONG BULAN HINER ROAD AT 9

            PM.

 

0930 PM     FLOOD            2 NW HAZARD             37.27N 83.22W

08/20/2014                   PERRY              KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            FLOOD WATERS WERE UP TO THE DOORS OF CARS ALONG OLD

            HIGHWAY 80 WEST NEAR COMBS.

 

1000 PM     FLASH FLOOD      CARRIE                  37.33N 83.03W

08/20/2014                   KNOTT              KY   PUBLIC         

 

            TROUBLESOME CREEK IN THE CARRIE AREA WAS STILL REPORTED

            TO BE OUT OF ITS BANKS AND FLOODING NEARBY AREAS.

 

1057 PM     FLASH FLOOD      WOOTON                  37.18N 83.30W

08/20/2014                   LESLIE             KY   911 CALL CENTER

 

            KENTUCKY HIGWAY 80 AND WOOTEN ROAD ARE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH

            WATER FROM WOOTON CREEK.

 

 

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