Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
318 PM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED THROUGH
SUNDAY...


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LUCAS-WOOD-OTTAWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOLEDO...BOWLING GREEN...PORT CLINTON
318 PM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF NORTHWEST OHIO...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...LUCAS...OTTAWA AND WOOD.

* THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED
  TO MOVE ACROSS THE WATCH AREA TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. WIDESPREAD
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE WITH ISOLATED
  HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* THE IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN IN SMALL STREAMS AND URBAN
  AREAS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE
  TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS WITH VERY HIGH RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN A SHORT
  TIME. THIS TYPE OF RAIN CAN EASILY OVERWHELM POOR DRAINAGE AND
  URBAN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS. YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE
ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO
FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
DEVELOP. STAY TUNED TO WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR
UPDATES

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GARNET/KOSARIK



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