Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Charleston WV
522 PM EDT SAT MAY 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  West central Cabell County in central West Virginia...

* Until 815 PM EDT

* At 522 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Up to one inch of rain has
  already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Huntington, Chesapeake, Proctorville, Barboursville and Pea Ridge.


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of streets
around Huntington. The highest threat areas for flooding are the
railroad viaducts at 1st, 8th, 10th, 16th and 20th streets. In
addition, the railroad viaduct at 14th street west may flood.
Flooding may also be occurring along 5th avenue between 24th and 25th

Please report Severe Weather to the National Weather Service by
calling toll free, 800 401 9535, when you can do so safely.

You may also report severe weather by posting your report to the
Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service Facebook Page, or
by using the Twitter Hashtag, NWSRLX.


LAT...LON 3843 8245 3844 8240 3843 8239 3844 8237
      3843 8232 3837 8232 3837 8244 3842 8248



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