Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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WGUS51 KRLX 222025
FFWRLX
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
425 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  LOGAN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LOGAN...
  MCDOWELL COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WELCH...
  MINGO COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WILLIAMSON...
  WYOMING COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF PINEVILLE...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 412 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WARNED AREA. SOME SPOTS
UNDER THE MOST INTENSE STORMS HAVE RECEIVED NEARLY AN INCH OF RAIN
IN LESS THAN HALF AN HOUR. ADDITIONAL STORMS HAVE FORMED TO THE WEST
AND WILL MOVE THE WARNED AREA. WITH SATURATED SOILS AND ELEVATED
STREAMS...ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LIKELY CAUSE FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING
TOLL FREE...800-401-9535...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3721 8171 3728 8177 3734 8190 3744 8195
      3753 8194 3755 8213 3759 8213 3767 8230
      3778 8234 3784 8242 3806 8219 3801 8198
      3798 8197 3794 8186 3743 8128 3727 8142
      3725 8150 3720 8156

$$

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