Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued December 22 at 12:24AM EST expiring December 22 at 4:30AM EST by NWS Wilmington OH

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Wilmington OH
Issued: 2013-12-22T00:24:09-05:00
Expires: 2013-12-22T04:30:00-05:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 4:30 AM EST. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
EASTERN FAYETTE COUNTY IN CENTRAL OHIO…
SOUTHWESTERN HOCKING COUNTY IN CENTRAL OHIO…
LEWIS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY…
EASTERN ADAMS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST OHIO…
PIKE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST OHIO…
ROSS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST OHIO…
SCIOTO COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST OHIO…

* UNTIL 430 AM EST.

* AT 1219 AM EST…RADAR INDICATED THAT SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WERE MOVING INTO THE WARNING AREA.
UP TO AN INCH OF RAIN IN AN HOUR MAY OCCUR. WITH THE GROUND
ALREADY VERY WET…THIS AMOUNT OF RAIN WILL LEAD TO RAPID RISES
IN WATER AND FLASH FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
CHILLICOTHE…PORTSMOUTH…VANCEBURG…WAVERLY…BAINBRIDGE…
LUCASVILLE…PEEBLES…PIKETON…TOLLESBORO AND WHEELERSBURG.
Instruction: TO REPORT FLASH FLOODING…GO TO OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ILN AND
SUBMIT YOUR REPORT VIA SOCIAL MEDIA…WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Lewis; Adams; Fayette; Hocking; Pike; Ross; Scioto

Message Identifier: NWS-130404-673870-466596
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings