Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Charleston WV
947 AM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017



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Greenup-Gallia-Lawrence OH-
Including the cities of Flatwoods, Greenup, Gallipolis, Ironton,
and South Point
947 AM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

The Flash Flood Watch for portions of northeast Kentucky and
southeast Ohio has been cancelled. Heavier rain last night fell
north of this area and the majority of the late morning rainfall
also looks to be moving further north through Ohio.

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Perry-Morgan-Athens-Washington-Jackson OH-Vinton-Meigs-Wood-
Pleasants-Tyler-
Including the cities of New Lexington, Crooksville, Somerset,
McConnelsville, Stockport, Athens, Marietta, Belpre, Jackson,
Wellston, Oak Hill, McArthur, Hamden, Pomeroy, Parkersburg,
Vienna, St. Marys, Belmont, Paden City, Sistersville,
and Middlebourne
947 AM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southeast Ohio and northern West Virginia,
  including the following areas, in southeast Ohio, Athens,
  Jackson OH, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and Washington. In
  northern West Virginia, Pleasants, Tyler, and Wood.

* Until 2 PM EDT this afternoon

* Another round of showers and thunderstorms is expected through
  early afternoon. Some areas within the watch have already
  received over an 1.5 inches of rain last night. Additional heavy
  rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is possible.

* Fast rises on creeks and streams is expected to lead to
  potential flash flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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