Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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WGUS81 KRLX 211703
FLSRLX
River Flood Statement
National Weather Service Charleston WV
1203 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers...Ohio River.
  At Point Pleasant...
  At Ashland...

 Affecting the following counties in Kentucky...Boyd...Greenup and in Ohio...
Gallia...Lawrence and in West Virginia...Mason.


The Ohio River will continue a slow fall throughout the night tonight.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around and don`t drown.  Do not drive into areas where
water is flowing over the roadway.  Most deaths occur when motorists
try crossing flooded roads.


Please report high water to the National Weather Service by
calling toll free...1-800-401-9535...when you can do so safely.

You may also report flooding by posting your report to the
Charleston West Virginia National Weather service Facebook
page...or by using the Twitter HASHTAG...NWSRLX.

This will be the last statement for this event.



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OHC053-WVC053-211733-
/O.CAN.KRLX.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-180221T2019Z/
/POPW2.2.ER.180217T0836Z.180219T0800Z.180221T1445Z.NO/
1203 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Ohio River At Point Pleasant.
* AT 11:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 39.9 feet.
* fell below flood stage at  9:45 AM Wednesday.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will continue to fall to 38.3 feet by Thursday morning.


&&

LAT...LON 3897 8216 3886 8200 3870 8211 3872 8226


$$

KYC019-089-OHC087-211733-
/O.CAN.KRLX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-180221T2018Z/
/ASHK2.2.ER.180218T0225Z.180219T1830Z.180221T1448Z.NO/
1203 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Ohio River At Ashland.
* AT 11:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 51.8 feet.
* fell below flood stage at  9:48 AM Wednesday.
* Flood stage is 52.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will continue to fall to 49.1 feet by Thursday morning.



&&

LAT...LON 3843 8265 3857 8287 3860 8274 3846 8248


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