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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 5:46 AM EDT Sep. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has extended
the

* Flood Warning for...
northeastern Washington County in southeastern Ohio...

* until 300 PM EDT Wednesday.

* At 542 am EDT, the reporting gauge on the little Muskingum River
in Bloomfield reported a stage of 18.45 feet and slowly falling.
It will still be several hours before water recedes to within its
banks. Route 26 near the intersection with Route 260 starts to
flood between 16 and 20 feet. Use caution if traveling roads along
the little Muskingum this morning as well as fifteen mile creek,
and do not drive through flooded roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Please report flooding to the National Weather Service by calling
toll free, 800 401 9535, when you can do so safely.

You may also report flooding by posting your report to the Charleston
West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page, or by using the
twitter hashtag, nwsrlx.


Lat... Lon 3958 8126 3950 8128 3954 8125 3958 8120
      3957 8119 3957 8115 3956 8116 3955 8119
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Webb



340 am EDT Wed Sep 26 2018

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has extended
the

* Flood Warning for...
north central Washington County in southeastern Ohio...

* until 1000 am EDT Wednesday.

* At 336 am EDT, the gauge at Duck Creek in Macksburg reported a
level of 13.40 feet and slowly falling. It will still be several
hours before water recedes to within its banks. At stages between
13 to 15 feet, broad street starts to flood, and homes on the left
bank may flood.

* At 336 am EDT, Duck Creek at Whipple was still rising, with a
current stage reading of 12.25 feet. At stages between 11 and 13
feet, sections of State Route 26, 821, and 145 floods.

* Use caution if traveling roads along Duck Creek through the
morning hours, and do not drive through flooded roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Please report flooding to the National Weather Service by calling
toll free, 800 401 9535, when you can do so safely.

You may also report flooding by posting your report to the Charleston
West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page, or by using the
twitter hashtag, nwsrlx.


Lat... Lon 3963 8145 3963 8142 3960 8139 3960 8136
      3959 8135 3959 8129 3961 8128 3943 8129
      3945 8154 3959 8153 3958 8147 3965 8147
      3965 8145


Webb



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:50 PM EDT Sep. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday
afternoon...

The Flash 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, Athens, Gallia, Jackson OH, Lawrence OH, Meigs, Morgan,
Perry, Vinton, and Washington. In West Virginia, Braxton,
Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson
WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Pleasants, Putnam,
Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wayne, Wirt, and wood.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* soils across the area are nearly saturated due to previous
rainfall. Additional showers and thunderstorms, some with heavy
rain, are expected to affect the area overnight through
Wednesday afternoon.

* Flash flooding of creeks, streams and low lying areas 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.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:50 PM EDT Sep. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday
afternoon...

The Flash 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, Athens, Gallia, Jackson OH, Lawrence OH, Meigs, Morgan,
Perry, Vinton, and Washington. In West Virginia, Braxton,
Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson
WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Pleasants, Putnam,
Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wayne, Wirt, and wood.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* soils across the area are nearly saturated due to previous
rainfall. Additional showers and thunderstorms, some with heavy
rain, are expected to affect the area overnight through
Wednesday afternoon.

* Flash flooding of creeks, streams and low lying areas 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.



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