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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:14 PM EDT on May 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 29, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Kentucky, southwest Virginia, and West
Virginia, including the following areas, in northeast
Kentucky, Boyd, Carter, and Lawrence KY. In southwest
Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia, Barbour,
Boone, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer,
Harrison, Jackson WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Mason,
McDowell, Mingo, northwest Fayette, northwest Nicholas,
northwest Pocahontas, northwest Raleigh, northwest Randolph,
northwest Webster, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane, southeast Fayette,
southeast Nicholas, southeast Pocahontas, southeast Raleigh,
southeast Randolph, southeast Webster, Taylor, Upshur, Wayne,
Wirt, and Wyoming.

* Through tonight.

* Showers and thunderstorms with heavy downpours are possible.
This, combined with saturated soils from previous rainfall, will
create a threat for flash flooding.

* Flooding of creeks, streams, and poor drainage areas are
expected, particularly in areas that experience repetitive
storms.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:14 PM EDT on May 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 29, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Kentucky, southwest Virginia, and West
Virginia, including the following areas, in northeast
Kentucky, Boyd, Carter, and Lawrence KY. In southwest
Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia, Barbour,
Boone, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer,
Harrison, Jackson WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Mason,
McDowell, Mingo, northwest Fayette, northwest Nicholas,
northwest Pocahontas, northwest Raleigh, northwest Randolph,
northwest Webster, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane, southeast Fayette,
southeast Nicholas, southeast Pocahontas, southeast Raleigh,
southeast Randolph, southeast Webster, Taylor, Upshur, Wayne,
Wirt, and Wyoming.

* Through tonight.

* Showers and thunderstorms with heavy downpours are possible.
This, combined with saturated soils from previous rainfall, will
create a threat for flash flooding.

* Flooding of creeks, streams, and poor drainage areas are
expected, particularly in areas that experience repetitive
storms.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Alaska - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Colorado - Flood Advisory
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Maine - Coastal Flood Statement
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Michigan - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Statement
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement
New Mexico - Record Report
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement
North Dakota - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Advisory
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Special Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Areal Flood Watch
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Washington - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch

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