Flash Flood Warning

Rowan County Alert:
Flash Flood Warning issued May 18 at 10:25PM EDT until May 19 at 1:30AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for… Central Bath County in east central Kentucky… Fleming County in east central Kentucky… Rowan County in east central Kentucky…
* Until 130 AM EDT.
* At 1024 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include… Morehead, Owingsville, Marshall, Salt Lick, Ramey, Fannin Valley, Wyoming, Elliottville, Peasticks, Triplett, Flat Creek and Christy. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.
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.
Report any flooding to local law enforcement.