Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
724 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN LAWRENCE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN KENTUCKY...
  SOUTHEASTERN WAYNE COUNTY IN WESTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL BOONE COUNTY IN CENTRAL WEST VIRGINIA...
  MINGO COUNTY IN SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN WYOMING COUNTY IN SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  LOGAN COUNTY IN SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1030 PM EDT

* AT 722 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAINS ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
  BEGIN SHORTLY. EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE WARNED AREA WILL CAUSE
  MUD SLIDES NEAR STEEP TERRAIN. THE MUD SLIDE CAN CONSIST OF
  ROCK... MUD...VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WILLIAMSON...LOGAN...MAN...DELBARTON...BALD KNOB...HOLDEN...SOUTH
  WILLIAMSON...AFLEX...HODE...MALLORY...MOUNT GAY-SHAMROCK...GILBERT
  CREEK...CHIEF LOGAN STATE...RED JACKET...CHATTAROY...HINCH...
  AMHERSTDALE-ROBINETTE...OPPY...GILBERT AND WEST LOGAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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 3798 8227 3795 8230 3797 8221 3787 8159
      3751 8194 3755 8197 3753 8201 3757 8213
      3765 8218 3763 8221 3767 8229 3774 8233
      3776 8231 3781 8240 3790 8244 3796 8254
      3795 8258 3789 8260 3805 8271

$$

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