Heavy rain will continue to fall across the mountains. Flood Warnings are already out for most of the area through later this afternoon. A Flood Watch continues for everyone through tomorrow night. A Winter Storm Warning goes into effect later today for most of the area. The rain will start to transition to freezing rain/sleet and snow by later this evening, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
Police are searching for a man in Letcher County who allegedly attempted to rob a store owner Wednesday morning.
Officials say the attempted robbery happened in the Happy Hollow Road area.
Police say a man with a handgun approached the store owner while he was walking to his car to go to work.
The gunman tried to take a computer bag out of the owners hands, but ran off empty handed.
Police say they are searching for a man around 5'7" who weighs about 140 pounds. His getaway car is said to be a tan Toyota Corolla with a "Friends of Coal" license plate.
If you have any information you are asked to call state police post in Hazard at 606-435-6069.