Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Charleston WV
702 PM EDT Sun Apr 23 2017

...Additional rounds of heavy rainfall expected tonight into
Monday...

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Dickenson-Buchanan-McDowell-Wyoming-
Including the cities of Clintwood, Grundy, Vansant, Welch, Gary,
War, Mullens, Oceana, and Pineville
702 PM EDT Sun Apr 23 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of southwest Virginia and southern West Virginia,
  including the following areas, in southwest Virginia, Buchanan
  and Dickenson. In southern West Virginia, McDowell and
  Wyoming.

* Into Monday afternoon

* Another wave of heavy rainfall is expected tonight into Monday.
  This could lead to flash flooding, particularly along flood
  prone creeks and streams, and adjacent low lying areas.

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 warnings be issued.

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