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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:58 PM EDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 am EDT Friday
through late Friday night...

The Flash 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, northwest Fayette, northwest Nicholas,
northwest Pocahontas, northwest Raleigh, northwest Randolph,
northwest Webster, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane,
southeast Fayette, southeast Nicholas, southeast Pocahontas,
southeast Raleigh, southeast Randolph, southeast Webster,
Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, wood, and Wyoming.

* From 2 am EDT Friday through late Friday night

* in general, 1 and a half to 3 and a half inches of rain is
possible across the watch area, with locally heavier amounts,
as the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy combine with a cold
front dropping in from the northwest.

* The heavy rain in the forecast will fall over a large area,
which could easily overwhelm creeks and streams, and cause
rises on the main Stem rivers. Also, urban flooding is
possible, as well as in poor drainage or other low lying
areas. Debris flows are also a risk in prolonged rainfall.
Road closures 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.




358 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 am EDT Friday
through late Friday night...

The Flash 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, northwest Fayette, northwest Nicholas,
northwest Pocahontas, northwest Raleigh, northwest Randolph,
northwest Webster, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane,
southeast Fayette, southeast Nicholas, southeast Pocahontas,
southeast Raleigh, southeast Randolph, southeast Webster,
Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, wood, and Wyoming.

* From 2 am EDT Friday through late Friday night

* in general, 1 and a half to 3 and a half inches of rain is
possible across the watch area, with locally heavier amounts,
as the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy combine with a cold
front dropping in from the northwest.

* The heavy rain in the forecast will fall over a large area,
which could easily overwhelm creeks and streams, and cause
rises on the main Stem rivers. Also, urban flooding is
possible, as well as in poor drainage or other low lying
areas. Debris flows are also a risk in prolonged rainfall.
Road closures 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.





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:58 PM EDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 am EDT Friday
through late Friday night...

The Flash 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, northwest Fayette, northwest Nicholas,
northwest Pocahontas, northwest Raleigh, northwest Randolph,
northwest Webster, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane,
southeast Fayette, southeast Nicholas, southeast Pocahontas,
southeast Raleigh, southeast Randolph, southeast Webster,
Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, wood, and Wyoming.

* From 2 am EDT Friday through late Friday night

* in general, 1 and a half to 3 and a half inches of rain is
possible across the watch area, with locally heavier amounts,
as the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy combine with a cold
front dropping in from the northwest.

* The heavy rain in the forecast will fall over a large area,
which could easily overwhelm creeks and streams, and cause
rises on the main Stem rivers. Also, urban flooding is
possible, as well as in poor drainage or other low lying
areas. Debris flows are also a risk in prolonged rainfall.
Road closures 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.




358 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 am EDT Friday
through late Friday night...

The Flash 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, northwest Fayette, northwest Nicholas,
northwest Pocahontas, northwest Raleigh, northwest Randolph,
northwest Webster, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane,
southeast Fayette, southeast Nicholas, southeast Pocahontas,
southeast Raleigh, southeast Randolph, southeast Webster,
Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, wood, and Wyoming.

* From 2 am EDT Friday through late Friday night

* in general, 1 and a half to 3 and a half inches of rain is
possible across the watch area, with locally heavier amounts,
as the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy combine with a cold
front dropping in from the northwest.

* The heavy rain in the forecast will fall over a large area,
which could easily overwhelm creeks and streams, and cause
rises on the main Stem rivers. Also, urban flooding is
possible, as well as in poor drainage or other low lying
areas. Debris flows are also a risk in prolonged rainfall.
Road closures 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.