Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
228 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

WVZ024-025-280715-
LOGAN WV-MINGO WV-
228 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR SOUTHERN LOGAN AND EASTERN MINGO
COUNTIES UNTIL 315 AM EDT...

AT 217 AM EDT...A CLUSTER OF SHOWERS...WITH AN OCCASIONAL
LIGHTNING STROKE...WAS MOVING SOUTH OUT OF LOGAN COUNTY AND
INTO EASTERN AND SOUTHERN MINGO COUNTY.

A WEAKENING TENDENCY SEEMS TO BE DEVELOPING WITH THE RAIN...BUT
LOCAL DOWNPOURS HAVE RECENTLY OCCURRED.  A FEW SPOTS AROUND THE
LOGAN AND MINGO COUNTY BORDER...SAY NEAR HOLDEN AND OMAR...
HAVE RECEIVED 1 TO 1.5 INCHES OF RAIN IN AN HOUR FROM 1 TO 2 O`CLOCK.

THESE DOWNPOURS WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON ROADS...COLLECT IN POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS...AND FLOW OFF SOME HILLSIDES. ROADSIDE DITCHES WILL
QUICKLY FILL AND COULD FLOW ACROSS ROADS IN SPOTS. SMALL STREAMS
WILL RISE QUICKLY.  THE LARGER STREAMS WILL STAY SWOLLEN WELL AFTER
THE RAINS EXIT.

INTO THE 3 O`CLOCK HOUR...THE DECREASING TREND SHOULD CONTINUE...
TO AVOID SERIOUS FLOODING.

YOU MAY REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE
CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR
BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG...NWSRLX.

LAT...LON 3757 8213 3759 8213 3760 8217 3771 8220
      3789 8213 3784 8201 3773 8190 3763 8181
      3752 8190

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