2018 Kentucky Hazard Mitigation Plan

Link to the Plan at https://kyem.ky.gov/recovery/Pages/2018-Kentucky-Hazard-Mitigation-Plan-.aspx

In the state plan, hazards are broken out as 10 categories.

  • Flooding
    • Dam Safety
  • Drought
  • Earthquakes
  • Landslides
  • Karst/Sinkholes
  • Mine Subsidence
  • Severe Winter Storms
  • Tornadoes and Severe Thunderstorm Wind
  • Extreme Temperatures
  • Wildfires

Kentucky Vulnerable to Multi-hazards

  • Dam Failure
  • Drought
  • Earthquake
  • Extreme Temperature
  • Flood
  • Hail Storm
  • Karst/Sinkhole
  • Mine/Land Subsidence
  • Landslide
  • Severe Storm
  • Severe Winter Storm
  • Tornado
  • Forest Fire