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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 7:16 PM EDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Franklin County in central Ohio...
northeastern Madison County in central Ohio...

* until 1015 PM EDT.

* At 713 PM EDT, radar was showing an area of steady rain over the
warned area. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain has fallen and an
additional inch of rain is possible. A trained spotter reported
State Route 104 in Grove City had 1 to 2 inches of standing water
on it.

* Minor flooding of low-lying and poorly drained streets, highways
and underpasses will continue to occur. In addition, farmland near
creeks, streams and drainage ditches will continue to experience
minor flooding.

Some locations that will experience minor flooding include...
Columbus, Dublin, Westerville, Grove City, Upper Arlington, Gahanna,
Hilliard, Worthington, Bexley, Groveport, West Jefferson, Minerva
Park, Ohio State University, Lake Darby, Easton, Whitehall, Grandview
Heights, Obetz, Urbancrest and Valleyview.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

To report flooding, go to our website at weather.Gov/iln and submit
your report via social media, when you can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3980 8294 3986 8324 4010 8325 4011 8321
      4011 8317 4012 8317 4014 8310 4012 8284


Sites


328 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Indiana and Ohio, including the following areas,
in Indiana, Fayette in, Franklin in, Union in, and Wayne. In
Ohio, Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clinton, Darke, Fairfield,
Fayette OH, Franklin OH, Greene, Highland, Hocking, Madison,
Miami, Montgomery, Pickaway, Pike, Preble, Ross, Shelby, and
Warren.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* a large area of rain and embedded thunderstorms will continue to
lift very slowly northward through the afternoon into the early
evening. Locally heavy rainfall rates from 1 to 2 inches per
hour will focus north of the Ohio River through early evening,
with isolated rainfall amounts up to 3 or 4 inches in a short
amount of time possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People in the watch area should keep an eye on the weather and be
prepared for immediate action should heavy rains and flooding
occur or a Flash Flood Warning be issued. Avoid low-lying areas,
and be careful when approaching Highway dips and underpasses.




Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 7:16 PM EDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Franklin County in central Ohio...
northeastern Madison County in central Ohio...

* until 1015 PM EDT.

* At 713 PM EDT, radar was showing an area of steady rain over the
warned area. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain has fallen and an
additional inch of rain is possible. A trained spotter reported
State Route 104 in Grove City had 1 to 2 inches of standing water
on it.

* Minor flooding of low-lying and poorly drained streets, highways
and underpasses will continue to occur. In addition, farmland near
creeks, streams and drainage ditches will continue to experience
minor flooding.

Some locations that will experience minor flooding include...
Columbus, Dublin, Westerville, Grove City, Upper Arlington, Gahanna,
Hilliard, Worthington, Bexley, Groveport, West Jefferson, Minerva
Park, Ohio State University, Lake Darby, Easton, Whitehall, Grandview
Heights, Obetz, Urbancrest and Valleyview.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

To report flooding, go to our website at weather.Gov/iln and submit
your report via social media, when you can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3980 8294 3986 8324 4010 8325 4011 8321
      4011 8317 4012 8317 4014 8310 4012 8284


Sites


328 PM EDT Thu Jun 21 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Indiana and Ohio, including the following areas,
in Indiana, Fayette in, Franklin in, Union in, and Wayne. In
Ohio, Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clinton, Darke, Fairfield,
Fayette OH, Franklin OH, Greene, Highland, Hocking, Madison,
Miami, Montgomery, Pickaway, Pike, Preble, Ross, Shelby, and
Warren.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* a large area of rain and embedded thunderstorms will continue to
lift very slowly northward through the afternoon into the early
evening. Locally heavy rainfall rates from 1 to 2 inches per
hour will focus north of the Ohio River through early evening,
with isolated rainfall amounts up to 3 or 4 inches in a short
amount of time possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People in the watch area should keep an eye on the weather and be
prepared for immediate action should heavy rains and flooding
occur or a Flash Flood Warning be issued. Avoid low-lying areas,
and be careful when approaching Highway dips and underpasses.