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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Charleston WV
152 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...Flash Flooding Threat Continues through late Wednesday...

.Periods of moderate to heavy rain through late Wednesday.

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ086-087-WVZ005>008-013>020-027>031-250200-
/O.EXT.KRLX.FF.A.0012.000000T0000Z-180926T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Greenup-Carter-Boyd-Lawrence KY-Gallia-Lawrence OH-Wayne-Cabell-
Mason-Jackson WV-Lincoln-Putnam-Kanawha-Roane-Wirt-Calhoun-
Ritchie-Doddridge-Clay-Braxton-Gilmer-Lewis-Harrison-
Including the cities of Flatwoods, Greenup, Grayson, Olive Hill,
Ashland, Louisa, Gallipolis, Ironton, South Point, Kenova,
Ceredo, Wayne, Huntington, Point Pleasant, New Haven, Ravenswood,
Ripley, Harts, Alum Creek, Hamlin, Teays Valley, Hurricane,
Charleston, South Charleston, Saint Albans, Spencer, Elizabeth,
Grantsville, Harrisville, Pennsboro, West Union, Clay, Sutton,
Gassaway, Burnsville, Glenville, Weston, Clarksburg,
and Bridgeport
152 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect 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 and Lawrence OH. In West Virginia, Braxton,
  Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson
  WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane,
  Wayne, and Wirt.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* Soils across the area are nearly saturated due to previous
  rainfall. Additional showers and thunderstorms, some with heavy
  rain, are expected to affect the area through late Wednesday.

* Flash flooding of creeks, streams and low lying areas will be
  possible.

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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