Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
927 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

...FLOOD THREAT SATURDAY FROM AN UNSEASONABLY STRONG STORM...

A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND TRACK UP
THE OHIO VALLEY AND DEEPEN OVER NORTHERN OHIO ON SATURDAY. RAIN
IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD THE REGION TONIGHT AND BECOME HEAVY
TOWARD MORNING. MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED OVER MOST OF
THE REGION ON SATURDAY. THE LOW WILL BE SLOW MOVING...AND AN
EXCESSIVE AMOUNT OF RAIN WILL FALL ACROSS THE AREA WITHIN A
RELATIVELY SHORT TIME FRAME.

OHZ003-006>014-017>023-027>033-036>038-047-089-PAZ001>003-270930-
/O.CON.KCLE.FA.A.0003.000000T0000Z-150628T0800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LUCAS-WOOD-OTTAWA-SANDUSKY-ERIE OH-LORAIN-CUYAHOGA-LAKE-GEAUGA-
ASHTABULA INLAND-HANCOCK-SENECA-HURON-MEDINA-SUMMIT-PORTAGE-
TRUMBULL-WYANDOT-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-ASHLAND-WAYNE-STARK-MAHONING-
MARION-MORROW-HOLMES-KNOX-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-NORTHERN ERIE-
SOUTHERN ERIE-CRAWFORD PA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOLEDO...BOWLING GREEN...PORT CLINTON...
FREMONT...SANDUSKY...LORAIN...CLEVELAND...MENTOR...CHARDON...
JEFFERSON...FINDLAY...TIFFIN...NORWALK...MEDINA...AKRON...
RAVENNA...WARREN...UPPER SANDUSKY...CAREY...BUCYRUS...MANSFIELD...
ASHLAND...WOOSTER...CANTON...YOUNGSTOWN...MARION...MOUNT GILEAD...
MILLERSBURG...MOUNT VERNON...ASHTABULA...ERIE...EDINBORO...
MEADVILLE
927 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF OHIO AND NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN OHIO...ASHLAND...ASHTABULA INLAND...
  ASHTABULA LAKESHORE...CRAWFORD...CUYAHOGA...ERIE OH...GEAUGA...
   HANCOCK...HOLMES...HURON...KNOX...LAKE...LORAIN...LUCAS...
  MAHONING...MARION...MEDINA...MORROW...OTTAWA...PORTAGE...
  RICHLAND...SANDUSKY...SENECA...STARK...SUMMIT...TRUMBULL...
  WAYNE...WOOD AND WYANDOT. IN NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA...CRAWFORD
  PA...NORTHERN ERIE AND SOUTHERN ERIE.

* THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT

* A SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE WILL DEEPEN ACROSS THE AREA THEN
  LINGER THROUGH SUNDAY...BRINGING STEADY RAINS. IN GENERAL A
  WIDESPREAD 1.5 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN WILL FALL BY LATE SATURDAY
  NIGHT WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THUNDERSTORMS. WITH
  SATURATED SOIL...EXPECT A RAPID RISE OF CREEKS AND EVEN RIVERS
  ON SATURDAY.

* FLOODING...ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AREAS...CAN OCCUR VERY
  QUICKLY...PRIMARILY AT UNDERPASSES AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.
  QUICK RISES ON AREA CREEKS AND STREAMS WILL BE LIKELY FROM THE
  HEAVY RAINFALL.

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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