Aerial view people escaping the heat at the Woodland pool in Lexington, Ky., Friday, July 6, 2012. As a result of continuing high temperatures and limited rainfall, the Energy and Environment Cabinet Friday announced a water shortage watch for 27 counties in Kentucky, including Fayette and surrounding counties according to a news release. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff
Aerial view people escaping the heat at the Woodland pool in Lexington, Ky., Friday, July 6, 2012. As a result of continuing high temperatures and limited rainfall, the Energy and Environment Cabinet Friday announced a water shortage watch for 27 counties in Kentucky, including Fayette and surrounding counties according to a news release. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff Herald-Leader
Aerial view people escaping the heat at the Woodland pool in Lexington, Ky., Friday, July 6, 2012. As a result of continuing high temperatures and limited rainfall, the Energy and Environment Cabinet Friday announced a water shortage watch for 27 counties in Kentucky, including Fayette and surrounding counties according to a news release. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff Herald-Leader

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