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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:24 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Calhoun County in north central West Virginia...
Ritchie County in northwestern West Virginia...
Doddridge County in northern West Virginia...
west central Taylor County in northern West Virginia...
Gilmer County in north central West Virginia...
northwestern Lewis County in northern West Virginia...
Tyler County in northern West Virginia...
Harrison County in northern West Virginia...

* until 1230 am EDT

* at 924 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain falling across the warned area. Up to one inch of rain
has already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Clarksburg, Weston, Harrisville, Glenville, Middlebourne,
Grantsville, Bridgeport, Shinnston, Stonewood, Nutter Fort, Salem,
Sistersville, Pennsboro, Lumberport, West Union, Anmoore, Jackson
Mill, Arnoldsburg, Cedar Creek State Park and North Bend State
Park.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 are possible in the warned
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report severe weather to the National Weather Service by
calling toll free, 800 401 9535, when you can do so safely.

You may also report severe weather by posting your report to the
Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page, or
by using the twitter hashtag, nwsrlx.


Lat... Lon 3956 8081 3947 8071 3943 8058 3947 8048
      3938 8001 3926 8018 3911 8023 3912 8037
      3872 8098 3861 8108 3864 8116 3892 8128
      3903 8116 3904 8125 3915 8133 3931 8122
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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:06 PM EDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on June 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, southwest
Virginia, and West Virginia, including the following areas, in
northeast Kentucky, Boyd, Carter, Greenup, and Lawrence KY. In
southeast Ohio, Athens, Gallia, Jackson OH, Lawrence OH,
Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and Washington. 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, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane,
southeast Fayette, southeast Nicholas, southeast Pocahontas,
southeast Raleigh, southeast Randolph, southeast Webster,
Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, wood, and Wyoming.

* Through late tonight

* in general, 1 and a half to 3 and a half inches of rain is
possible across the watch area, with locally heavier amounts,
as the remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy combine with a
cold front dropping in from the northwest.

* Timing will have the heaviest band of rain, associated with the
remnants of Cindy riding up along an east southeastward moving
cold front, over southeast Ohio and northwest West Virginia this
afternoon and then shift southeastward across the entire area
later this afternoon and tonight, ending early Saturday morning


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 3:06 PM EDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on June 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, southwest
Virginia, and West Virginia, including the following areas, in
northeast Kentucky, Boyd, Carter, Greenup, and Lawrence KY. In
southeast Ohio, Athens, Gallia, Jackson OH, Lawrence OH,
Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and Washington. 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, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane,
southeast Fayette, southeast Nicholas, southeast Pocahontas,
southeast Raleigh, southeast Randolph, southeast Webster,
Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, wood, and Wyoming.

* Through late tonight

* in general, 1 and a half to 3 and a half inches of rain is
possible across the watch area, with locally heavier amounts,
as the remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy combine with a
cold front dropping in from the northwest.

* Timing will have the heaviest band of rain, associated with the
remnants of Cindy riding up along an east southeastward moving
cold front, over southeast Ohio and northwest West Virginia this
afternoon and then shift southeastward across the entire area
later this afternoon and tonight, ending early Saturday morning


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.




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