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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
1032 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

KYZ097>100-OHZ079-081-082-088-281045-
/O.CON.KILN.FF.A.0005.160728T0600Z-160729T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BRACKEN-ROBERTSON-MASON-LEWIS-BROWN-ADAMS-PIKE-SCIOTO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...BROOKSVILLE...MOUNT OLIVET...
MAYSVILLE...VANCEBURG...TOLLESBORO...GEORGETOWN...MOUNT ORAB...
WEST UNION...PEEBLES...WAVERLY...PIKETON...PORTSMOUTH...
WHEELERSBURG
1032 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT THURSDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF KENTUCKY AND SOUTHWEST OHIO...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN KENTUCKY...BRACKEN...LEWIS...MASON AND
  ROBERTSON. IN SOUTHWEST OHIO...ADAMS...BROWN...PIKE AND
  SCIOTO.

* FROM 2 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* THE GROUND WITHIN THE WATCH AREA REMAINS QUITE WET FROM RECENT
  HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS. ADDITIONAL ROUNDS OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN ARE LIKELY LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING WHICH COULD LEAD TO FLASH
  FLOODING. ANOTHER 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE
  WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.|

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD KEEP AN EYE ON THE WEATHER AND BE
PREPARED FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION SHOULD HEAVY RAINS AND FLOODING
OCCUR OR A FLASH FLOOD WARNING BE ISSUED. AVOID LOW-LYING AREAS...
AND BE CAREFUL WHEN APPROACHING HIGHWAY DIPS AND UNDERPASSES.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
1004 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY MORNING INTO FRIDAY
MORNING...

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ083-085>087-WVZ005>009-013>020-024>032-036>040-
046-047-281015-
/O.CON.KRLX.FF.A.0013.160728T1200Z-160729T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-JACKSON OH-MEIGS-GALLIA-
LAWRENCE OH-WAYNE-CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-WOOD-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-
KANAWHA-ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-
CLAY-BRAXTON-GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-FAYETTE-NICHOLAS-
WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLATWOODS...GREENUP...GRAYSON...
OLIVE HILL...ASHLAND...LOUISA...JACKSON...WELLSTON...OAK HILL...
POMEROY...GALLIPOLIS...IRONTON...SOUTH POINT...KENOVA...CEREDO...
WAYNE...HUNTINGTON...POINT PLEASANT...NEW HAVEN...RAVENSWOOD...
RIPLEY...PARKERSBURG...VIENNA...HARTS...ALUM CREEK...HAMLIN...
TEAYS VALLEY...HURRICANE...CHARLESTON...SOUTH CHARLESTON...
SAINT ALBANS...SPENCER...ELIZABETH...GRANTSVILLE...HARRISVILLE...
PENNSBORO...WEST UNION...WILLIAMSON...LOGAN...CHAPMANVILLE...
MAN...MADISON...CLAY...SUTTON...GASSAWAY...BURNSVILLE...
GLENVILLE...WESTON...CLARKSBURG...BRIDGEPORT...GRAFTON...
FAYETTEVILLE...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...
WEBSTER SPRINGS...BUCKHANNON...PHILIPPI...BELINGTON...MARLINTON...
ELKINS
1004 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THURSDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO AND WEST
  VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST
  KENTUCKY...BOYD...CARTER...GREENUP AND LAWRENCE KY. IN
  SOUTHEAST OHIO...GALLIA...JACKSON OH...LAWRENCE OH AND MEIGS.
  IN WEST VIRGINIA...BARBOUR...BOONE...BRAXTON...CABELL...
  CALHOUN...CLAY...DODDRIDGE...FAYETTE...GILMER...HARRISON...
  JACKSON WV...KANAWHA...LEWIS...LINCOLN...LOGAN...MASON...
  MINGO...NICHOLAS...POCAHONTAS...PUTNAM...RANDOLPH...RITCHIE...
  ROANE...TAYLOR...UPSHUR...WAYNE...WEBSTER...WIRT AND WOOD.

* FROM 8 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* THE GROUND IN THE WATCH AREA IS QUITE WET FROM ROUNDS OF HEAVY
  RAIN DURING THE PAST FEW DAYS. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF
  1 TO 2 INCHES WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE BEGINNING
  THURSDAY MORNING AND THEN CONTINUING INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

* IF THIS AMOUNT OF RAINFALL IS REALIZED... SOME AREAS MAY SEE
  FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS AND ROADS...
  ESPECIALLY IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

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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