Event: Flash Flood Watch
Sender Name: NWS Charleston WV
Description: 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 4 PM EST this afternoon through Thursday morning
* Another round of light to moderate rain is expected to affect the
region Today, followed by a round of heavier rainfall tonight.
the rainfall tonight may come in a relatively short period of
time, bringing a threat of rapid rises on small creeks and
streams. Area creeks and streams will continue to run high from
recent rainfall. Minor flooding will continue to be possible,
particularly in low lying or flood prone areas.
Instruction: 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.
Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Northwest Randolph; Mingo; Clay; Northwest Webster; Dickenson; Roane; Wyoming; Washington; Carter; Mason; Meigs; Northwest Raleigh; Lawrence; Boone; Lawrence; Southeast Pocahontas; Southeast Webster; Vinton; Lewis; Morgan; Lincoln; Southeast Fayette; Gilmer; Wayne; Pleasants; Barbour; Logan; Jackson; Southeast Raleigh; Jackson; Putnam; Northwest Pocahontas; Boyd; Wood; Upshur; Wirt; Harrison; Northwest Nicholas; Perry; Braxton; Athens; Kanawha; Southeast Nicholas; Tyler; McDowell; Northwest Fayette; Southeast Randolph; Buchanan; Cabell; Calhoun; Greenup; Ritchie; Gallia; Taylor; Doddridge
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4055057-3442076
CAP MessageType: Update
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings