Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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WGUS81 KRLX 210909
FLSRLX
River Flood Statement
National Weather Service Charleston WV
409 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers...Ohio River.
  At Greenup Lock...

 Affecting the following counties in Kentucky...Greenup and in Ohio...Scioto.

...The flood warning continues 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.


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.

The next issuance will be when conditions warrant.



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OHC053-WVC053-211509-
/O.EXT.KRLX.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-180221T1648Z/
/POPW2.2.ER.180217T0836Z.180219T0800Z.180221T1048Z.NO/
409 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River At Point Pleasant.
* AT  4:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 40.6 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 40.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by early this morning.


&&

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


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KYC019-089-OHC087-211509-
/O.EXT.KRLX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-180221T1740Z/
/ASHK2.2.ER.180218T0225Z.180219T1830Z.180221T1140Z.NO/
409 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the Ohio River At Ashland.
* AT  4:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 52.8 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 52.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by this
  morning.
* At stages near 52.0 feet...Minor flooding of roadways in low lying areas due to
  backwater.


&&

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


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KYC089-OHC145-210939-
/O.CAN.KRLX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-180221T1347Z/
/GNUK2.2.ER.180218T1650Z.180220T1400Z.180221T0815Z.NO/
409 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Ohio River At Greenup Lock.
* AT  3:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 54.0 feet.
* fell below flood stage at  3:15 AM Wednesday.
* Flood stage is 54.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will continue to fall to 50.2 feet by Thursday morning.


&&

LAT...LON 3860 8274 3857 8287 3872 8293 3874 8283


$$



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