Lawrence Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 8:16 PM EST Jan. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect from 11 PM Saturday to
noon EST Sunday...

* what... rain will change to snow overnight Saturday. Total snow
accumulations of 1 to 3 inches. In addition, falling
temperatures may result in black ice developing.

* Where... portions of southeast Ohio, northeast Kentucky, and
western West Virginia.

* When... from 11 PM Saturday to noon EST Sunday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

Additional information can be found at
https://www.Weather.Gov/rlx as well as on our facebook and
twitter pages.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:33 PM EST Jan. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon through
late Saturday night...

The 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, and Lawrence OH. In West Virginia,
Cabell, Lincoln, Mason, Putnam, and Wayne.

* From Saturday afternoon through late Saturday night

* rain will overspread the area Saturday and continue into the
overnight hours. Rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches are
forecast. Ground conditions are wet, and most of this rain is
expected to runoff into streams, creeks and rivers. This will
cause strong rises and possible flooding conditions throughout
the watch area.

* Flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas, and roads along
streams, creeks and rivers 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.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:33 PM EST Jan. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon through
late Saturday night...

The 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, and Lawrence OH. In West Virginia,
Cabell, Lincoln, Mason, Putnam, and Wayne.

* From Saturday afternoon through late Saturday night

* rain will overspread the area Saturday and continue into the
overnight hours. Rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches are
forecast. Ground conditions are wet, and most of this rain is
expected to runoff into streams, creeks and rivers. This will
cause strong rises and possible flooding conditions throughout
the watch area.

* Flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas, and roads along
streams, creeks and rivers 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.