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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
242 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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/O.NEW.KILN.FF.A.0012.140902T0700Z-140902T2000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WAYNE-FAYETTE IN-UNION IN-FRANKLIN IN-RIPLEY-DEARBORN-CLARK-
MADISON-FRANKLIN OH-PREBLE-MONTGOMERY-GREENE-FAYETTE OH-PICKAWAY-
BUTLER-WARREN-CLINTON-HAMILTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RICHMOND...CONNERSVILLE...LIBERTY...
BROOKVILLE...VERSAILLES...LAWRENCEBURG...SPRINGFIELD...LONDON...
COLUMBUS...EATON...DAYTON...XENIA...WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE...
CIRCLEVILLE...HAMILTON...LEBANON...WILMINGTON...CINCINNATI
242 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF INDIANA AND OHIO...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN INDIANA...DEARBORN...FAYETTE IN...
  FRANKLIN IN...RIPLEY...UNION IN AND WAYNE. IN OHIO...BUTLER...
  CLARK...CLINTON...FAYETTE OH...FRANKLIN OH...GREENE...
  HAMILTON...MADISON...MONTGOMERY...PICKAWAY...PREBLE AND
  WARREN.

* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

* AN ADVANCING COLD FRONT WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAIN
  THROUGH THIS MORNING AND INTO THE AFTERNOON HOURS. THERE IS
  POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AS WELL AS POSSIBLE TRAINING OF
  THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SAME AREA FOR SEVERAL HOURS. HEAVY RAIN
  IS POSSIBLE OVER AREAS WHICH HAVE RECEIVED FROM 2 TO NEARLY 5
  INCHES OF RAIN OVER THE PAST TWO DAYS...WITH SOIL CONDITIONS
  NEARLY SATURATED IN SOME AREAS.

* THE ARRIVAL OF THE HEAVY RAIN DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE WILL
  POTENTIALLY CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS IN AREAS OF
  HEAVY RAIN.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS, CREEKS
AND OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS IS POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA.
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.

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