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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
928 AM EST SUN FEB 22 2015

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DICKENSON VA-BUCHANAN VA-RALEIGH WV-PUTNAM WV-POCAHONTAS WV-
NICHOLAS WV-MINGO WV-MASON WV-MCDOWELL WV-LOGAN WV-LINCOLN WV-
KANAWHA WV-JACKSON WV-RANDOLPH WV-GILMER WV-FAYETTE WV-CLAY WV-
CALHOUN WV-CABELL WV-BRAXTON WV-BOONE WV-WIRT WV-WYOMING WV-
BARBOUR WV-TAYLOR WV-WEBSTER WV-WAYNE WV-UPSHUR WV-ROANE WV-
RITCHIE WV-LEWIS WV-HARRISON WV-DODDRIDGE WV-GALLIA OH-LAWRENCE OH-
LAWRENCE KY-BOYD KY-CARTER KY-GREENUP KY-
928 AM EST SUN FEB 22 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  BOYD COUNTY IN KENTUCKY...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...CANNONSBURG...ASHLAND...
  CARTER COUNTY IN KENTUCKY...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...OLIVE HILL...GRAYSON LAKE STATE
  PARK...GRAYSON...CARTER CAVES STATE PARK...
  GREENUP COUNTY IN KENTUCKY...
  LAWRENCE COUNTY IN KENTUCKY...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...YATESVILLE LAKE STATE PARK...
  LOUISA...BLAINE...
  BUCHANAN COUNTY IN VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...GRUNDY...DAVENPORT...
  DICKENSON COUNTY IN VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...JOHN FLANNAGAN LAKE...HAYSI...
  CLINTWOOD...BREAKS INTERSTATE PARK...
  BARBOUR COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PHILIPPI...AUDRA STATE PARK...
  BOONE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF MADISON...
  BRAXTON COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF SUTTON...
  CABELL COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HUNTINGTON...
  CALHOUN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GRANTSVILLE...
  CLAY COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF CLAY...
  DODDRIDGE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  FAYETTE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...FAYETTEVILLE...BABCOCK STATE PARK...
  GILMER COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GLENVILLE...
  HARRISON COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF CLARKSBURG...
  JACKSON COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF RIPLEY...
  KANAWHA COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...NITRO...CHARLESTON...
  LEWIS COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WESTON...
  LINCOLN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HAMLIN...
  LOGAN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LOGAN...
  MASON COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF POINT PLEASANT...
  MCDOWELL COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WELCH...
  MINGO COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WILLIAMSON...
  NICHOLAS COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...
  POCAHONTAS COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...CASS SCENIC RAILROAD...MARLINTON...
  GREENBANK...CASS SCENIC RAILROAD STATE PARK...
  PUTNAM COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WINFIELD...
  RALEIGH COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF BECKLEY...
  RANDOLPH COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF ELKINS...
  RITCHIE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HARRISVILLE...
  ROANE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF SPENCER...
  TAYLOR COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GRAFTON...
  UPSHUR COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF BUCKHANNON...
  WAYNE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WAYNE...BEECH FORK STATE PARK...
  WEBSTER COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WEBSTER SPRINGS...
  WIRT COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF ELIZABETH...
  WYOMING COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF PINEVILLE...
  SOUTHERN GALLIA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OHIO...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GALLIPOLIS...
  LAWRENCE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OHIO...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PROCTORVILLE...LAKE VESUVIUS...
  IRONTON...COAL GROVE...CHESAPEAKE...

* UNTIL 315 PM EST

* AT 921 AM EST TEMPERATURES ARE RISING ABOVE FREEZING ACROSS THE
STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA...EXTREME SOUTHEAST OHIO AND KENTUCKY AND
NORTHERN VIRGINIA TODAY CAUSING SNOW AND ICE TO MELT. THERE HAVE
BEEN MANY REPORTS OF ICE CLOGGING DRAINS AND CAUSING WATER TO BACKUP
OVER ROADWAYS. PLEASE EXERCISE CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING TODAY AND
MAINTAIN AWARENESS OF SMALL STREAMS AROUND YOUR DWELLING AS ICE JAMS
COULD CAUSE THEM TO RISE RAPIDLY.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY
ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW
LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING
TOLL FREE...800-401-9535...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

YOU MAY ALSO REPORT HIGH WATER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE
CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR
BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG...NWSRLX.

&&

LAT...LON 3720 8256 3753 8199 3796 8300 3817 8292
      3828 8334 3857 8310 3947 8044 3944 7990
      3904 7977 3896 7935 3806 7997 3804 8027
      3826 8043 3809 8088 3806 8080 3769 8087
      3727 8142 3695 8236

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