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Flood Watch...UPDATED
National Weather Service Charleston WV
306 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

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Including the cities of Flatwoods, Greenup, Grayson, Olive Hill,
Ashland, Louisa, New Lexington, Crooksville, Somerset,
McConnelsville, Stockport, Athens, Marietta, Belpre, Jackson,
Wellston, Oak Hill, McArthur, Hamden, Pomeroy, Gallipolis,
Ironton, South Point, Clintwood, Grundy, Vansant, Kenova, Ceredo,
Wayne, Huntington, Point Pleasant, New Haven, Ravenswood, Ripley,
Parkersburg, Vienna, St. Marys, Belmont, Paden City,
Sistersville, Middlebourne, 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, Welch, Gary, War, Buckhannon,
Philippi, and Belington
306 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, southwest
  Virginia, and West Virginia, including the following areas, in
  northeast Kentucky, Boyd, Carter, Greenup, and Lawrence KY. In
  southeast Ohio, Athens, Gallia, Jackson OH, Lawrence OH,
  Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and Washington. In southwest
  Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia, Barbour,
  Boone, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer,
  Harrison, Jackson WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Mason,
  McDowell, Mingo, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane, Taylor,
  Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, and Wood.

* Through Thursday morning

* Moderate to heavy rain will continue over the area lasting
  through early Thursday morning. Rainfall totals as high as 1 to
  2 inches will be possible. The rain, combined with a saturated
  ground, will likely lead to flooding of creeks, streams and
  rivers which are already running high.

* Flooding of roads along streams, creeks and rivers, as well as
  other low lying and poor drainage areas, is possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Louisville KY
306 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...Rain Gradually Ending This Evening...

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Including the cities of Corydon, New Albany, Jeffersonville,
Lewisport, Hawesville, Hardinsburg, Brandenburg, Hartford,
Leitchfield, Elizabethtown, Shepherdsville, Louisville,
La Grange, New Castle, Shelbyville, Frankfort, Georgetown,
Cynthiana, Taylorsville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Lexington,
Paris, Carlisle, Bardstown, Springfield, Harrodsburg,
Nicholasville, Winchester, Hodgenville, Lebanon, Danville,
Lancaster, Richmond, Morgantown, Brownsville, Horse Cave,
Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty, Stanford, Russellville,
Bowling Green, Franklin, Providence, Scottsville, Glasgow,
Tompkinsville, Edmonton, Columbia, Jamestown, Burkesville,
and Albany
306 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019 /206 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019/

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of south central Indiana and most of central Kentucky.

* Through Thursday morning

* Showers will slowly end from west to east this evening.

* Minor flooding is occurring and will slowly recede this evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be alert for possible Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone
to flooding should be prepared to take action before flooding
develops.

&&

$$

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Flood Watch...UPDATED
National Weather Service Charleston WV
306 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

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Southeast Fayette-Northwest Nicholas-Southeast Nicholas-
Northwest Webster-Southeast Webster-Northwest Pocahontas-
Southeast Pocahontas-Northwest Randolph-Southeast Randolph-
Including the cities of Mullens, Oceana, Pineville, Bradley,
Prosperity, Sophia, Beckley, Oak Hill, Fayetteville, Montgomery,
Meadow Bridge, Summersville, Craigsville, Birch River, Richwood,
Holly River State, Webster Springs, Cowen, Snowshoe, Marlinton,
Elkins, and Harman
306 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of northeast West Virginia, southeast West Virginia,
  and southern West Virginia, including the following areas, in
  northeast West Virginia, Northwest Pocahontas, Northwest
  Randolph, Northwest Webster, Southeast Pocahontas, Southeast
  Randolph, and Southeast Webster. In southeast West Virginia,
  Northwest Fayette, Northwest Nicholas, Northwest Raleigh,
  Southeast Fayette, Southeast Nicholas, and Southeast Raleigh.
  In southern West Virginia, Wyoming.

* Through Thursday morning

* Moderate to heavy rain will spread across the area late this
  afternoon and lasting through early Thursday morning. Rainfall
  amounts as high as 1 to 2 inches will be possible. The rain,
  combined with a melting snowpack, will likely lead to flooding
  of creeks, streams and rivers, some of which are already running
  high.

* Flooding of roads along streams, creeks and rivers, as well as
  other low lying and poor drainage areas, is possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
149 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019



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Marshall-Jackson-DeKalb-Cullman-Moore-Lincoln-Franklin TN-
Including the cities of Florence, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield,
Tuscumbia, Russellville, Red Bay, Moulton, Town Creek, Athens,
Huntsville, Decatur, Albertville, Boaz, Guntersville, Arab,
Scottsboro, Fort Payne, Rainsville, Cullman, Lynchburg,
Fayetteville, Winchester, Sewanee, Decherd, Estill Springs,
and Cowan
149 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of Alabama and southern middle Tennessee, including
  the following areas, in Alabama, Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb,
  Franklin AL, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone,
  Madison, Marshall, and Morgan. In southern middle Tennessee,
  Franklin TN, Lincoln, and Moore.

* Through Friday afternoon

* Although heavy rainfall has ended in southern middle Tennessee
  and northwest Alabama, and will be this evening in northeast
  Alabama, runoff and flooding will continue tonight. Additional
  heavy rain is expected at times late Thursday into Friday as
  well, but the areal coverage is a bit more uncertain. Also,
  additional heavy rain is expected on Saturday and Saturday
  night. This watch may need to be extended into the weekend at a
  later time. Thus, the Flood Watch will remain in effect through
  Friday afternoon.

* Residents should make preparations now if they live in a flood
  prone area. This Flood Watch may need to be extended into the
  weekend.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Flood Watch...UPDATED
National Weather Service Jackson KY
100 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

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Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns,
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro,
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright,
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
100 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues

* Through Thursday morning

* Rainfall through 7 AM on Thursday is expected to average in the
  0.75 to 1.25 inch range across the area. Locally higher amounts
  are possible.

* Excessive runoff could lead to flooding of poor drainage areas
  as well as creeks and streams, especially in adjacent low
  lying areas. Significant rises will also occur along larger
  rivers, with some some points along the Red, main stem of the
  Kentucky, and Cumberland River Basins possibly exceeding flood
  stage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
1158 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019


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Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston-Preston-
Eastern Preston-Western Tucker-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, Woodsfield, Waynesburg, Uniontown,
Champion, Ohiopyle, Wheeling, Moundsville, New Martinsville,
Fairmont, Morgantown, Coopers Rock, Kingwood, Bruceton Mills,
Terra Alta, Rowlesburg, Hazelton, Parsons, Hendricks,
and Saint George
1158 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of east central Ohio, southwest Pennsylvania, and
  West Virginia, including the following areas, in east central
  Ohio, Belmont, Guernsey, Monroe, Muskingum, and Noble. In
  southwest Pennsylvania, Fayette, Fayette Ridges, and Greene.
  In West Virginia, Eastern Preston, Marion, Marshall,
  Monongalia, Ohio, Preston, Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and
  Northwestern Preston, Western Tucker, and Wetzel.

* Through late tonight

* Expect 1.25 up to 2.00 inches of rain and liquid equivalent of
  wintry precipitation. Any snow or ice will melt as temperatures
  warm today.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Wilmington OH
1118 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

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Including the cities of Owenton, Williamstown, Crittenden,
Dry Ridge, Falmouth, Butler, Augusta, Brooksville, Mount Olivet,
Maysville, Vanceburg, Tollesboro, Chillicothe, Logan, Georgetown,
Mount Orab, Hillsboro, Greenfield, West Union, Peebles, Waverly,
Piketon, Portsmouth, and Wheelersburg
1118 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of Kentucky and Ohio, including the following areas,
  in Kentucky, Bracken, Grant, Lewis, Mason, Owen, Pendleton,
  and Robertson. In Ohio, Adams, Brown, Highland, Hocking, Pike,
  Ross, and Scioto.

* Through daybreak Thursday

* Showers and possibly a few thunderstorms are expected to develop
  this afternoon and could produce very heavy rainfall. These
  heavier storms will end by nightfall, with some lingering light
  rain possible overnight.

* With saturated ground, this rainfall may lead to flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People in the watch area, especially those living in areas prone
to flooding, should be prepared to take action should flooding
develop. Monitor the latest forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
326 AM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...Multiple Rounds of Heavy Rainfall to Impact Central Alabama...

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Including the cities of Hamilton, Sulligent, Vernon, Fayette,
Double Springs, Jasper, Oneonta, Gadsden, Anniston, Centre,
Heflin, Carrollton, Tuscaloosa, Birmingham, Hoover, Columbiana,
Pelham, Alabaster, Pell City, Moody, Talladega, Sylacauga,
Ashland, and Centreville
326 AM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of central Alabama, east central Alabama, northeast
  Alabama, northwest Alabama, and west central Alabama,
  including the following areas, in central Alabama, Bibb,
  Blount, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Talladega, and Walker.
  In east central Alabama, Calhoun, Clay, and Cleburne. In
  northeast Alabama, Cherokee and Etowah. In northwest Alabama,
  Marion and Winston. In west central Alabama, Fayette, Lamar,
  Pickens, and Tuscaloosa.

* Through at least early Friday morning.

* Multiple rounds of heavy rainfall are anticipated for portions
  of north Central Alabama through Friday morning. Surface soil
  conditions are already or will quickly become saturated, and
  much of this rainfall will runoff, filling low lying areas,
  ditches, and creeks. Local rivers and streams are also expected
  to rise due to excessive rainfall locally and across upstream
  river basins. An additional 2 to 4 inches of rain is possible,
  with total rain amounts exceeding 6 inches or more. Another
  system may slide through over the weekend and will need to
  monitored for an extension of the watch.

* Those with interests in flood prone or low lying areas, and
  along local rivers in north and west Central Alabama, should
  be ready to take action if water levels rise.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Morristown TN
259 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...Periods of rain may produce flooding today through early
Thursday morning...

.Another round of rainfall will occur this afternoon and evening,
leading to possible flooding conditions again. Additional
rainfall amounts through Thursday morning are expected to range
from one to two inches. With saturated soil conditions and
elevated river levels from recent rainfall, conditions will be
favorable for flooding.

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Bradley-West Polk-East Polk-Lee-Wise-
Including the cities of Oneida, La Follette, Tazewell,
Sneedville, Wartburg, Clinton, Oak Ridge, Maynardville, Rutledge,
Kingston, Lenoir City, Knoxville, Maryville, Dunlap, Pikeville,
Dayton, Decatur, Athens, Madisonville, Coker Creek, Jasper,
Chattanooga, Cleveland, Benton, Ducktown, Jonesville, Wise,
and Norton
259 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019 /159 AM CST Wed Feb 20 2019/

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, including the
  following areas, in East Tennessee, Anderson, Bledsoe, Bradley,
  Campbell, Claiborne, East Polk, Grainger, Hamilton, Hancock,
  Knox, Loudon, Marion, McMinn, Meigs, Morgan, Northwest Blount,
  Northwest Monroe, Rhea, Roane, Scott TN, Sequatchie, Southeast
  Monroe, Union, and West Polk. In Southwest Virginia, Lee and
  Wise.

* Through Thursday morning

* Another round of rainfall is expected later today in addition to
  rainfall that fell yesterday. Additional rainfall amounts of 1
  to 2 inches are expected on top of what has already fallen,
  which may cause flooding due to the saturated ground and
  elevated river levels.


* Low lying and poor drainage areas will have the greatest risk
  for flooding. Creeks, streams, and main stem rivers may also
  flood.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy
rain...which may lead to flooding in and near the watch area.  Be
alert for rising water or water over roadways.  Keep informed...
and be ready for action if flooding is observed or if a flood
warning is issued. If you come to a closed or flooded road...turn
around! Don`t drown!

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
1244 AM MST Wed Feb 20 2019

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Madison-
1244 AM MST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

The Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of Madison County, including the following area, the
  Jefferson River from Twin Bridges to north of Silver Star in
  Madison County.

* Until further notice.

* An ice jam has developed near Twin Bridges. This has the
  potential to back up water and cause minor flooding in low-
  lying areas along the river. Minor flood stage is 10 feet in
  this area.

* Water levels on this portion of the Jefferson River remain near
  flood stage. Since ice jams are unpredictable, the flood watch
  will remain in place until the threat for flooding has
  decreased.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A flood watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

&&

$$

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