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Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State KENTUCKY
County/Area NICHOLAS
WFO LMK
Begin Date 04/23/2011 16:10:00 EST-5
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth NNE
Begin Location OAKLAND MILLS
Begin Lat/Lon 38.43/-84.01
End Date 04/26/2011 08:50:00 EST-5
End Range 2
End Azimuth SW
End Location ABNER
End Lat/Lon 38.43/-83.98
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A squall line on April 23 caused flooding on the main stem of the Ohio River, along with another round of flooding on some tributaries of the Ohio. Many area rivers would remain in flood through the end of the month, with flooding continuing into May.
Event Narrative The Licking River at Blue Licks Spring crested around 32.1 feet at 545 AM EST on April 24. Flood stage at Blue Licks Spring is 25 feet. Cultivated crop land is flooded at this level.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOUISVILLE JEFFERSON CO. KY 04/22/2011 20:20 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOUISVILLE JEFFERSON CO. KY 04/23/2011 13:45 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PARIS BOURBON CO. KY 04/23/2011 15:40 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OAKLAND MILLS NICHOLAS CO. KY 04/23/2011 16:10 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DUNDEE OHIO CO. KY 04/23/2011 19:45 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOSTON NELSON CO. KY 04/24/2011 00:55 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCHESTER BUTLER CO. KY 04/25/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SALT RIVER BULLITT CO. KY 04/25/2011 12:15 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WOODBURY BUTLER CO. KY 04/26/2011 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K