Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, OH

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WGUS81 KILN 120521

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Wilmington OH
121 AM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

Franklin OH-Pickaway OH-Madison OH-
121 AM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Southern Franklin County in central Ohio...
  Northwestern Pickaway County in central Ohio...
  Southeastern Madison County in central Ohio...

* Until 415 AM EDT.

* At 119 AM EDT, radar indicated thunderstorms with heavy rain over
  the advisory area. 1.5 to 2 inches of rain has already fallen with
  another inch possible.

* Minor flooding of low-lying and poorly drained streets, highways
  and underpasses will occur. In addition, farmland near creeks,
  streams and drainage ditches will experience minor flooding.

Some locations that will experience minor flooding include...
Columbus, Reynoldsburg, Grove City, Bexley, London, Jefferson, Canal
Winchester, Groveport, West Jefferson, Lake Darby, Whitehall, Obetz,
Lithopolis, Urbancrest, Valleyview, Lafayette, Harrisburg, Orient,
Lockbourne and Brice.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

To report flooding, go to our website at weather.gov/iln and submit
your report via social media, when you can do so safely.


LAT...LON 3994 8278 3994 8281 3991 8281 3991 8280
      3987 8280 3982 8281 3982 8282 3980 8283
      3976 8350 3998 8341 3996 8278



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