All vehicles parked on Primrose Drive, Winterberry Court, Morning Glory Court, and Hibiscus Court must be moved immediately in order for paving crews to begin.

All vehicles parked on Primrose Drive, Winterberry Court, Morning Glory Court, and Hibiscus Court must be moved immediately in order for paving crews to begin work. Please move your vehicle from the street immediately if it is parked on Primrose Drive, Winterberry Court, Morning Glory Court or Hibiscus Court. Thank you.

Rowan Notification: Paving begins tomorrow, Wednesday, September 23rd on Primrose Drive, Winterberry Court, Morning Glory Court, and Hibiscus Court

Rowan Notification: Residents of Primrose Drive, Winterberry Court, Morning Glory Court, and Hibiscus Court are advised that the road department will begin a repaving project in your area tomorrow, Wednesday, September 23rd. Please make sure no vehicles are parked in the roadway tomorrow. The project is expected to be completed on Thursday. Thank you for your patience as we work to make these needed repairs.

Flood Warning

Rowan County Alert:
Flood Warning issued September 13 at 7:31AM EDT until September 13 at 1:30PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a
* Flood Warning for… Montgomery County in east central Kentucky… Bath County in east central Kentucky… Eastern Fleming County in east central Kentucky… Northwestern Rowan County in east central Kentucky…
* Until 130 PM EDT.
* At 730 AM EDT, local law enforcement reported areas of flooding throughout the warned area.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include… Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Marshall, Camargo, Sharpsburg, Levee, Preston, Reynoldsville, Wyoming, Sideview, Peasticks and Flat Creek. Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

Flood Warning

Rowan County Alert:
Flood Warning issued September 13 at 12:45AM EDT until September 13 at 6:45AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a
* Flood Warning for… Southeastern Bath County in east central Kentucky… Northwestern Morgan County in southeastern Kentucky… Eastern Menifee County in east central Kentucky… South central Rowan County in east central Kentucky…
* Until 645 AM EDT.
* At 1245 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms with heavy rain over the area. The rain will cause flooding. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include… Wellington, Zag, Stoll, Kellacey, Yale, Paragon, Denniston, Omer, Dan, Bangor, Ratlitt and Scranton. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.
A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Flash Flood Warning

Rowan County Alert:
Flash Flood Warning issued September 12 at 11:21PM EDT until September 13 at 1:15AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for… Southeastern Bath County in east central Kentucky… Northwestern Morgan County in southeastern Kentucky… Southeastern Rowan County in east central Kentucky… Southwestern Elliott County in east central Kentucky…
* Until 115 AM EDT.
* At 1120 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated slow moving thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.
HAZARD…Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.
SOURCE…Radar indicated.
IMPACT…Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage and low lying areas.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include… Morehead, Zag, Wagner, Blairs Mills, Fannin Valley, Elliottville, Yale, Christy, Bangor, Cogswell, Zilpo and Wrigley.
Additional rainfall amounts of another inch or so are possible in the warned area. Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.
A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately. Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate precautions to protect life and property.

Flash Flood Warning

Rowan County Alert:
Flash Flood Warning issued August 18 at 3:53PM EDT until August 18 at 7:00PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for… Northwestern Bath County in east central Kentucky… Fleming County in east central Kentucky… Northern Rowan County in east central Kentucky…
* Until 700 PM EDT.
* At 352 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen and more heavy rain will be moving into the warning area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.
HAZARD…Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.
SOURCE…Radar indicated.
IMPACT…Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage and low lying areas.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include… Morehead, Flemingsburg, Fairview, Cranston, Pecks Ridge, Wyoming, Triplett, Odessa, Hilda, Pebble, Sharkey and Muses Mills. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots.
In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded roads. Find an alternate route. Turn around. Don’t drown.
Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you can do so safely.

Message from your Rowan County Government:US census takers will be visiting homes in Rowan County that haven’t yet responded to the 2020 Census.

Message from your Rowan County Government:US census takers will be visiting homes in your community that haven’t yet responded to the 2020 Census. Census takers will wear masks and follow local public health guidelines when they visit your home. Census takers will not ask to enter your home and will have a valid ID badge with their photograph. Their goal is to help you and everyone in your home be counted in the 2020 Census. It has never been more important to be counted. If you respond online or by phone today, a census taker is less likely to have to visit your home to collect your response. Thank you for your part in helping our community be represented.

Rowan Notification: Residents of Big Perry Road, between I64 and US 60 may experience temporary loss of water pressure today as crews perform maintenance.

Rowan Notification: Residents of Big Perry Road, between I64 and US 60 may experience temporary loss of water pressure today as crews perform maintenance. Affected residents are advised to boil all drinking water until maintenance is complete and samples can be tested. Thank you.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Rowan County Alert:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued June 10 at 7:09PM EDT until June 10 at 7:45PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… Central Bath County in east central Kentucky… Southeastern Fleming County in east central Kentucky… Rowan County in east central Kentucky… Northwestern Elliott County in east central Kentucky…
* Until 745 PM EDT.
* At 709 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of Waltz to Scranton, moving northeast at 55 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.
SOURCE…Radar indicated.
IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
* Locations impacted include… Morehead, Owingsville, Sandy Hook, Marshall, Salt Lick, Ramey, Pecks Ridge, Fannin Valley, Wyoming, Elliottville, Peasticks and Triplett. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Rowan County Alert:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued June 10 at 6:47PM EDT until June 10 at 7:15PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… Northern Powell County in east central Kentucky… Montgomery County in east central Kentucky… Bath County in east central Kentucky… Menifee County in east central Kentucky… Southwestern Rowan County in east central Kentucky…
* Until 715 PM EDT.
* At 646 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Owingsville to near Stanton, moving northeast at 60 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.
SOURCE…Radar indicated.
IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
* Locations impacted include… Mount Sterling, Morehead, Stanton, Owingsville, Frenchburg, Marshall, Jeffersonville, Camargo, Clay City, Wellington, Sharpsburg and Salt Lick. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.