Chicago Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Kentucky, Lewis

Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:49 AM EST on February 22, 2018

Expires 8:48 AM EST on February 22, 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Maysville
* until further notice.
* At 12 am the stage was 50.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 50 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 49 feet by Thursday
morning. The river will rise again to flood stage Sunday evening to
crest near 50.5 feet on Monday. Additional rises are possible after
this time.
* At stages near 51 feet, water continues to enter Huntington Park Power
Plant and backwater and lowland flooding continues along creeks near
Maysville. Backwater flooding also continues in Brown County, especially
along Eagle and straight creeks. The city of Maysville itself is
protected by flood walls to a stage just above 79 feet.



Lat... Lon 3862 8377 3874 8392 3880 8389 3871 8374
      3871 8368 3861 8362




1249 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Portsmouth
* until further notice.
* At 12 am the stage was 50.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 50 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to just below 50 feet by Thursday
morning. The river will then rise to near 52 feet by Sunday evening.
The river will then fall again, but additional rises are possible.
* At stages near 51 feet, low-lying flooding will continue to occur
along the southern border of Scioto County, as well as in South
Portsmouth. Much of Portsmouth itself is protected by flood walls.



Lat... Lon 3878 8285 3868 8284 3858 8318 3861 8362
      3871 8368 3873 8330




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:22 PM EST on February 21, 2018

Expires 10:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch in effect from 7 PM EST this evening through
Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has expanded the

* Flood Watch to include portions of Kentucky and Ohio,
including the following areas, in Kentucky, Lewis and Mason.
In Ohio, Adams, Brown, Clinton, Fairfield, Fayette OH,
Highland, Hocking, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, and Scioto.

* From 7 PM EST this evening through Sunday morning

* precipitation will move across the area starting this evening
and then taper off Thursday afternoon. Additional rounds of
precipitation will then move across the region through Sunday
morning. Total rainfall amounts through Sunday morning are
expected to be in the two to four inch range.

* Excessive rainfall will cause local rivers, creeks, and
streams to rise. Those near streams and rivers should be
especially cautious as streams and rivers can rise quickly.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People in the watch area, especially those living in areas prone
to flooding, should be prepared to take action should flooding
develop. Monitor the latest forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:22 PM EST on February 21, 2018

Expires 10:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch in effect from 7 PM EST this evening through
Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has expanded the

* Flood Watch to include portions of Kentucky and Ohio,
including the following areas, in Kentucky, Lewis and Mason.
In Ohio, Adams, Brown, Clinton, Fairfield, Fayette OH,
Highland, Hocking, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, and Scioto.

* From 7 PM EST this evening through Sunday morning

* precipitation will move across the area starting this evening
and then taper off Thursday afternoon. Additional rounds of
precipitation will then move across the region through Sunday
morning. Total rainfall amounts through Sunday morning are
expected to be in the two to four inch range.

* Excessive rainfall will cause local rivers, creeks, and
streams to rise. Those near streams and rivers should be
especially cautious as streams and rivers can rise quickly.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People in the watch area, especially those living in areas prone
to flooding, should be prepared to take action should flooding
develop. Monitor the latest forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Record Report
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Arkansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Wind Advisory , Frost Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Hard Freeze Watch , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Connecticut - Record Report
Delaware - Record Report
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Guam -
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Kansas - Winter Weather Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Maine - Record Report
Maryland - Record Report
Michigan - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Warning
New Mexico - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Puerto Rico - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Virgin Islands - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia -
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Areal Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Wyoming - Record Report

More From CBS Chicago

News Via Email
Podcast Network
Free Weather App!

Listen Live