Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State KENTUCKY
County/Area NICHOLAS
WFO LMK
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-07-18 17:05:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 0N MYERS
Begin Lat/Lon 38.35/-83.95
End Date 2012-07-18 17:05:00.0 EST-5
End Location 1ENE MYERS
End Lat/Lon 38.35/-83.94
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 5.00K
Episode Narrative A highly unstable atmosphere combined with a weak southerly moving disturbance to produce widely scattered pulse thunderstorms during the afternoon of July 18th. In addition to wind damage, lightning started several structural fires.
Event Narrative Heavy rain associated with a thunderstorm complex flooded Cassidy Creek northeast of Carlisle. Some tobacco crops were washed out in the Myers area.


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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 0 220.00K 5.00K
RICHMOND MADISON CO. KY 07/18/2012 15:30 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BIG SPG BRECKINRIDGE CO. KY 07/18/2012 15:54 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HIGHLANDS JEFFERSON CO. KY 07/18/2012 15:54 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
INDIAN HILLS JEFFERSON CO. KY 07/18/2012 16:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CUSTER BRECKINRIDGE CO. KY 07/18/2012 16:07 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MILTON TRIMBLE CO. KY 07/18/2012 16:42 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARLISLE NICHOLAS CO. KY 07/18/2012 17:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
MYERS NICHOLAS CO. KY 07/18/2012 17:05 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 5.00K
PEAKS MILL FRANKLIN CO. KY 07/18/2012 17:55 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LEXINGTON FAYETTE CO. KY 07/18/2012 18:12 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NICHOLASVILLE JESSAMINE CO. KY 07/18/2012 18:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HORSE CAVE HART CO. KY 07/18/2012 18:33 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LANCASTER GARRARD CO. KY 07/18/2012 18:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BRYANTSVILLE GARRARD CO. KY 07/18/2012 18:53 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AUDUBON PARK JEFFERSON CO. KY 07/18/2012 19:45 EST-5 Lightning 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
LEBANON JCT BULLITT CO. KY 07/18/2012 20:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
BOSTON NELSON CO. KY 07/18/2012 20:05 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
GREENBRIER NELSON CO. KY 07/18/2012 20:32 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 220.00K 5.00K