NWS County & Zone Alert Details

Weather Alerts for Hickman County, KY

As Issued by the National Weather Service

Flash Flood Watch    FLASH FLOOD WATCH    Flash Flood Watch
  HICKMAN COUNTY, KY  
 
TENNESSEE & KENTUCKY COUNTIES INCLUDED IN THIS ADVISORY:
  Ballard - Caldwell - Calloway - Carlisle - Christian - Crittenden - Daviess - Fulton - Graves - Henderson - Hickman - Hopkins - Livingston - Lyon - Marshall - McCracken - McLean - Muhlenberg - Todd - Trigg - Union - Webster  
 
 EFFECTIVE:  Thu, 6/22 10:39pm  UPDATED:  Fri, 6/23 12:00am URGENCY:  Expected 
 EXPIRES:  Sat, 6/24 12:00am SEVERITY:  Severe  CERTAINTY:  Possible 

 
Details:
...Tropical downpours may cause some flash flooding...
.Moisture from Tropical Storm Cindy will combine with an
approaching cold front to produce locally excessive rainfall.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Hardin, Massac, and Pope. In
southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh,
and Warrick. In western Kentucky, Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway,
Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden, Daviess, Fulton, Graves,
Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, Marshall,
McCracken, McLean, Muhlenberg, Todd, Trigg, Union KY, and
Webster. In southeast Missouri, Mississippi and New Madrid.
* Through Friday evening
* Scattered showers and a few thunderstorms will begin to build
back across the region late tonight into Friday morning. The
activity will be accompanied by tropical downpours. Total
rainfall amounts including todays rainfall will likely average
from 2 to 4 inches in the watch area. Locally higher amounts are
possible where thunderstorms are persistent.
* High rainfall rates could lead to rapid inundation of flood-
prone roadways. Sharp rises in creeks and small streams may
occur. Low-lying areas may quickly become flooded.

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.