Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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WGUS51 KCLE 220130

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
930 PM EDT MON MAY 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southern Richland County in north central Ohio...
  Southwestern Ashland County in north central Ohio...
  Northern Morrow County in north central Ohio...

* Until 330 AM EDT Tuesday

* At 927 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
  thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to
  two inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected
  to begin shortly. Some areas of high water have already been
  reported in northern Morrow and southwestern Richland Counties,
  prompting road closures. More rain is expected to move across
  saturated areas, allowing for an enhanced flood threat over the
  next couple hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Mansfield, Mount Gilead, Ontario, Lexington, Loudonville,
  Bellville, Butler, Perrysville, Lucas, Edison, Mifflin, Iberia and


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.


LAT...LON 4064 8295 4064 8286 4071 8285 4071 8273
      4080 8272 4081 8239 4067 8222 4057 8222
      4053 8296



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