Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
853 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

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LOGAN WV-
853 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL LOGAN COUNTY IN SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA ALONG THE
  GUYANDOTTE RIVER...

* UNTIL 845 AM EDT TUESDAY

* AT 846 PM EDT...GAUGES ALONG THE GUYANDOTTE RIVER NEAR THE TOWN OF
  MAN INDICATE THE RIVER IS RISING RAPIDLY TOWARDS MINOR FLOOD
  STAGE. THE READING AT MAN AT 8 PM EDT WAS 14.5 FEET...MINOR FLOOD
  STAGE IS 15 FEET. THE GUYANDOTTE RIVER AT MAN IS EXPECTED TO REACH
  MINOR FLOOD STAGE THIS EVENING. PERSONS WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE
  GUYANDOTTE RIVER SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION IF FLOODING
  OCCURS.

* AT 15 FEET...WATER FLOODS ROADS IN LOW LYING AREAS ADJACENT TO THE
  GUYANDOTTE. AT 16 FEET...SOME BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES ALONG THE
  RIVER EXPERIENCE FLOODING.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

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 3776 8189 3768 8185 3768 8187 3775 8191

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