Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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WGUS41 KRLX 250248
FLWRLX

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Charleston WV
948 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018

OHC163-251315-
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Vinton OH-
948 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has extended
the

* Flood Warning for...
  Eastern Vinton County in southeastern Ohio...

* Until 815 AM EST Sunday

* At 942 PM EST, the reporting gauge on Raccoon Creek at Bolins
  Mills is at 14.5 feet and continues to slowly rise.  Flooding of
  low lying areas near the river start to occur at a height of 14
  feet. In addition, some county roads that run adjacent to or cross
  the creek may experience flooding, especially Route 50.  With more
  heavy rainfall moving into the area overnight, expect flooding to
  continue into and possibly through Sunday morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Mcarthur, Lake Hope State Park, Zaleski, Creola and Radcliffe.

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.

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LAT...LON 3939 8235 3934 8237 3934 8232 3929 8230
      3922 8227 3920 8228 3920 8231 3916 8231
      3910 8234 3903 8233 3904 8240 3908 8242
      3917 8239 3922 8245 3934 8256 3933 8248
      3939 8249

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Kistner



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