Over four days in July 2022, Eastern Kentucky received over 600 times the normal rainfall for that period.
The results were terrible.
Grapevine Creek near Chavies, Kentucky
Eversole Creek Near Chavies, Kentucky
Appalshop, Whitesburg, Kentucky
Quicksand Creek near Lambric, Kentucky
The right and left forks forming Troublesome Creek after the floodwaters came down and devastated Hindman, Kentucky
The old Neon, Kentucky theatre.
The emergency bridge at McRoberts, Kentucky
The old Dawahare Department Store in Fleming-Neon, Kentucky
The Highland Winery and Inn, Seco, Kentucky
Upper Grapevine Creek, Kentucky
Neon Junction, Kentucky
Grapevine Creek, Kentucky
Squabble Creek, Buckhorn, Kentucky
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Fred StraubSeptember 7, 2022 at 10:36 am
Thanks for reporting what you saw. Horrific!!
KarenSeptember 7, 2022 at 10:58 am
Incredible pix Reggie, I had visited Hindman last year, it’s awful. Glad you documented it.
Marian McClure TaylorSeptember 7, 2022 at 11:17 am
Powerful photos! It took a minute for me to recognize the students’ desks upside down outside their school, and it was like a blow to realize what that meant.