Weather Warnings for Kentucky

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Kentucky Issued by the National Weather Service
Alerts Updated: February 21, 2018, 7:31 am  UTC


Special Weather Statement issued February 21 at 7:31AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...A LINE OF SHOWERS WITH GUSTY WINDS WILL AFFECT EAST CENTRAL MASON...LEWIS...FAIRFIELD...SOUTHEASTERN ADAMS...HOCKING... SOUTHEASTERN PICKAWAY...PIKE...SOUTHEASTERN LICKING...SCIOTO AND EASTERN ROSS COUNTIES UNTIL 815 AM EST... At 730 AM EST, radar indicated showers along a line extending from Heath to 6 miles north of Carlisle, moving south at 45 mph.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 9:16 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 8:15 am
Area:  Lewis; Mason


Flood Warning issued February 21 at 5:55AM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers... Ohio River at Portsmouth Ohio River at Maysville Ohio River at Meldahl Dam Ohio River at Cincinnati Ohio River at Markland Dam
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 21, 2018, 5:55 am      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 1:54 pm
Area:  Boone; Campbell; Kenton


Flood Warning issued February 21 at 5:55AM EST until February 22 at 1:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers... Ohio River at Portsmouth Ohio River at Maysville Ohio River at Meldahl Dam Ohio River at Cincinnati Ohio River at Markland Dam
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 21, 2018, 5:55 am      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:00 am
Area:  Greenup; Lewis


Flood Warning issued February 21 at 5:55AM EST until February 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers... Ohio River at Portsmouth Ohio River at Maysville Ohio River at Meldahl Dam Ohio River at Cincinnati Ohio River at Markland Dam
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 21, 2018, 5:55 am      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 7:00 pm
Area:  Bracken; Campbell; Pendleton


Flood Warning issued February 21 at 5:55AM EST until February 23 at 7:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers... Ohio River at Portsmouth Ohio River at Maysville Ohio River at Meldahl Dam Ohio River at Cincinnati Ohio River at Markland Dam
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 21, 2018, 5:55 am      Expires:  February 23, 2018, 7:00 am
Area:  Bracken; Lewis; Mason


Flood Warning issued February 21 at 5:55AM EST until February 24 at 9:24AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers... Ohio River at Portsmouth Ohio River at Maysville Ohio River at Meldahl Dam Ohio River at Cincinnati Ohio River at Markland Dam
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 22, 2018, 2:12 pm      Expires:  February 24, 2018, 9:24 am
Area:  Carroll; Gallatin


Hydrologic Outlook issued February 21 at 4:30AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...Several Rounds of Rain Through Sunday Means a Potential for Renewed Flooding Over the Weekend and Into Next Week... Over the past few weeks eastern Kentucky has received several episodes of rain and as a result the ground is nearly saturated. This wet soil will cause much of any rainfall through the weekend to run off into the creeks and rivers.
Severity:  Unknown    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 9:16 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 5:00 pm
Area:  Bath; Bell; Breathitt; Clay; Elliott; Estill; Fleming; Floyd; Harlan; Jackson; Johnson; Knott; Knox; Laurel; Lee; Leslie; Letcher; Magoffin; Martin; McCreary; Menifee; Montgomery; Morgan; Owsley; Perry; Pike; Powell; Pulaski; Rockcastle; Rowan; Wayne; Whitley; Wolfe


Flood Watch issued February 21 at 4:22AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEKEND IN SOUTHERN INDIANA AND PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY... .A slow moving frontal boundary will remain in the region for the remainder of the week. Multiple weather disturbances will move northeastward along the boundary and bring repeated bouts of moderate to heavy rainfall. 3 to 5 inches of rainfall, with
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 9:16 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 5:00 pm
Area:  Allen; Barren; Boyle; Butler; Clark; Edmonson; Green; Hart; Jessamine; Larue; Logan; Marion; Mercer; Nelson; Simpson; Taylor; Warren; Washington


Flood Watch issued February 21 at 4:22AM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEKEND IN SOUTHERN INDIANA AND PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY... .A slow moving frontal boundary will remain in the region for the remainder of the week. Multiple weather disturbances will move northeastward along the boundary and bring repeated bouts of moderate to heavy rainfall. 3 to 5 inches of rainfall, with
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 9:16 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:16 am
Area:  Anderson; Bourbon; Breckinridge; Bullitt; Fayette; Franklin; Grayson; Hancock; Hardin; Harrison; Henry; Jefferson; Meade; Nicholas; Ohio; Oldham; Scott; Shelby; Spencer; Trimble; Woodford


Flood Warning issued February 21 at 4:09AM EST until February 21 at 12:40PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers...Ohio River. At Greenup Lock... Affecting the following counties in Kentucky...Greenup and in Ohio...Scioto. ...The flood warning continues for the following rivers...Ohio River. At Point Pleasant... At Ashland...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 21, 2018, 4:09 am      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 12:40 pm
Area:  Boyd; Greenup


Flood Watch issued February 21 at 3:00AM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...Heavy rainfall expected through the end of the week across southeast Missouri, southern Illinois, southwest Indiana and west Kentucky... .Multiple weather disturbances are forecast to move across the area the rest of the week and bring repeated bouts of rain, moderate to heavy at times. An event total of 4 to 7 inches of
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 9:16 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:16 am
Area:  Ballard; Caldwell; Calloway; Carlisle; Christian; Crittenden; Daviess; Fulton; Graves; Henderson; Hickman; Hopkins; Livingston; Lyon; Marshall; McCracken; McLean; Muhlenberg; Todd; Trigg; Union; Webster


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:14PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana... Kentucky... Ohio River at Clifty Creek affecting the following counties in Indiana...Jefferson and in Kentucky...Trimble. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:14 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 11:12 am
Area:  Breckinridge; Hancock


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:14PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana... Kentucky... Ohio River at Clifty Creek affecting the following counties in Indiana...Jefferson and in Kentucky...Trimble. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:14 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 11:12 am
Area:  Jefferson; Meade


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:14PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana... Kentucky... Ohio River at Clifty Creek affecting the following counties in Indiana...Jefferson and in Kentucky...Trimble. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:14 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 11:12 am
Area:  Jefferson; Oldham


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:14PM EST until February 23 at 11:30PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana... Kentucky... Ohio River at Clifty Creek affecting the following counties in Indiana...Jefferson and in Kentucky...Trimble. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:14 pm      Expires:  February 23, 2018, 11:30 pm
Area:  Trimble


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:04PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the following rivers in Indiana and Kentucky... Ohio River at Tell City affecting the following counties in Indiana...Perry and in Kentucky...Hancock. .Heavy rain over the next few days will cause the river to continue to rise.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:04 pm      Expires:  February 21, 2018, 11:04 am
Area:  Hancock


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 9:29 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Crittenden; Livingston


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Ballard; Carlisle; Fulton; Hickman


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Ballard; McCracken


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Crittenden; Union


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Daviess; Henderson


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Henderson; Union


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Livingston; McCracken


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  McCracken


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Union


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 22, 2018, 7:00 am      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:59 am
Area:  Livingston


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until March 01 at 7:45PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 10:00 pm      Expires:  March 1, 2018, 7:45 pm
Area:  Daviess


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 10:00PM EST until March 02 at 5:30AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...The flood warning continues for the lower Ohio River affecting areas in Indiana...Kentucky...Illinois and Missouri... At Owensboro affecting Spencer and Daviess Counties At the Newburgh Dam affecting Spencer...Vanderburgh... Warrick...Daviess and Henderson Counties At Evansville affecting Posey...Vanderburgh...
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 22, 2018, 1:00 am      Expires:  March 2, 2018, 5:30 am
Area:  Daviess; Henderson


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 9:16PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the Green River affecting areas in west Kentucky... At Paradise affecting Muhlenberg County At Calhoun affecting McLean and Webster Counties .Water levels continue to slowly rise along portions of the Green River. With the additional heavy rain expected over the next
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 9:16 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:16 am
Area:  McLean; Webster


Flood Warning issued February 20 at 9:16PM EST until further notice by NWS

Summary: ...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the Green River affecting areas in west Kentucky... At Paradise affecting Muhlenberg County At Calhoun affecting McLean and Webster Counties .Water levels continue to slowly rise along portions of the Green River. With the additional heavy rain expected over the next
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  February 20, 2018, 9:16 pm      Expires:  February 22, 2018, 1:16 am
Area:  Muhlenberg