BTN News Ticker:
WEATHER ALERT: The National Weather Service in Louisville, KY has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in Kentucky... Green River at Woodbury Green River at Rochester affecting the following counties in Kentucky... Butler... Muhlenberg... Ohio... Warren. Heavy rain expected over the next 48 hours will cause the river to rise. The National Weather Service in Louisville, KY has issued a Flood Warning for the Green River at Rochester. *At 7:00 AM Wednesday the stage was estimated to be near 15.0 feet. * Flood stage is 17.0 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Friday afternoon and continue to rise to near 18.4 feet by Sunday morning. * Impact...At 17.0 feet...Reeds and Rochester Ferries are shut down. KY 369 floods one mile north of Rochester. * Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 18.6 feet on Jan 16 2013.