Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Charleston WV
724 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

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Raleigh WV-Fayette WV-
724 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has extended
the

* Flood Warning for...
  Northwestern Raleigh County in southeastern West Virginia...
  Southwestern Fayette County in southeastern West Virginia...

* Until 1045 PM EST

* At 721 PM EST, only light rain was occurring. However, 1 to
1.5 inches of rain has already fallen today. This has caused some
large creeks to flood. Emergency management has reported that Paint
creek was causing problems in the Pax area. In addition, water was
over the road along portions of Harper Road near Beckley.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Bradley, Prosperity, Pax, Glen Daniel, Artie, Naoma, Bolt and
  Arnett.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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.

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LAT...LON 3786 8155 3799 8135 3794 8120 3782 8119
      3771 8138

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