Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
1044 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018


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Hancock-Medina-Wyandot-Crawford-Richland-Ashland-Wayne-Marion-
Morrow-Holmes-Knox-
Including the cities of Findlay, Medina, Upper Sandusky, Bucyrus,
Mansfield, Ashland, Wooster, Marion, Mount Gilead, Millersburg,
and Mount Vernon
1044 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of north central Ohio, northeast Ohio, and northwest
  Ohio, including the following areas, in north central Ohio,
  Ashland, Crawford, Knox, Marion, Morrow, and Richland. In
  northeast Ohio, Holmes, Medina, and Wayne. In northwest Ohio,
  Hancock and Wyandot.

* Through Sunday morning.

* Additional rainfall of around an inch overnight may lead to
  flooding. Locally higher amounts are possible near and south of
  a line from Marion to Mansfield to Akron. The ground is very wet
  across the area which will allow much of the rain that does
  fall to become runoff.

* Area creeks and streams will see rises occurring tonight into
  Sunday morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch is issued when there is a potential for flooding.
Monitor the forecast and remain alert for possible flood
warnings. Those in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to
take action should a flood warning be issued or if flooding
develops.

&&

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Summit-Portage-Trumbull-Stark-Mahoning-Crawford-
Including the cities of Akron, Ravenna, Warren, Canton,
Youngstown, and Meadville
1044 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of northeast Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania,
  including the following areas, in northeast Ohio, Mahoning,
  Portage, Stark, Summit, and Trumbull. In northwest
  Pennsylvania, Crawford.

* Through Sunday afternoon

* Additional rainfall of around an inch is expected overnight with
  locally higher amounts possible. This could lead to flooding as
  the ground is very wet which will allow much of the rain to run
  off. Locally higher rainfall amounts remain possible.

* Area creeks and streams will see rises occurring later tonight
  and Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch is issued when there is a potential for flooding.
Monitor the forecast and remain alert for possible flood
warnings. Those in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to
take action should a flood warning be issued or if flooding
develops.

&&

$$



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