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Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State KENTUCKY
County/Area BOURBON
WFO LMK
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-01-28 18:30:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 0NW PARIS
Begin Lat/Lon 38.22/-84.26
End Date 2009-01-29 21:20:00.0 EST-5
End Location 0NNW PARIS
End Lat/Lon 38.23/-84.25
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Melting from an ice storm on January 27th combined with rain on the 28th created minor river flooding along the Barren and Green Rivers in South Central Kentucky. Minor flooding was also reported on Stoner Creek in Bourbon County in the Bluegrass Region of North Central Kentucky.
Event Narrative Snow and ice melt from a recent winter storm, coupled with heavy rainfall caused minor flooding on Stoner Creek near Paris. The creek crested at 18.5 feet, 0.5 feet above flood stage, at 0400 local time on January 29th.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 17.00K 15.00K
PARIS BOURBON CO. KY 01/28/2009 18:30 EST-5 Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BARREN RIVER WARREN CO. KY 01/29/2009 00:15 CST-6 Flood 0 0 5.00K 5.00K
WOODBURY BUTLER CO. KY 01/29/2009 22:10 CST-6 Flood 0 0 2.00K 5.00K
WOODSONVILLE HART CO. KY 01/29/2009 22:20 CST-6 Flood 0 0 5.00K 5.00K
Totals: 0 0 17.00K 15.00K