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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:41 AM EDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 PM EDT this afternoon
through late Friday night...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Ohio and West
Virginia, including the following areas, in southeast Ohio,
Athens, Gallia, Jackson OH, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and
Washington. In West Virginia, Barbour, Braxton, Calhoun,
Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson WV, Lewis, Mason,
northwest Pocahontas, northwest Randolph, northwest Webster,
Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, southeast Pocahontas, southeast
Randolph, southeast Webster, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wirt, and
wood.

* From 1 PM EDT this afternoon through late Friday night

* multiple rounds of showers and storms are likely today through
Friday. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected each day,
with locally higher amounts.

* Heavy amounts of rain in short periods of time may
cause creeks and streams to rapidly rise out of their banks,
along with the potential of flash flooding in urban areas.

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: 3:41 AM EDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 PM EDT this afternoon
through late Friday night...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Ohio and West
Virginia, including the following areas, in southeast Ohio,
Athens, Gallia, Jackson OH, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and
Washington. In West Virginia, Barbour, Braxton, Calhoun,
Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson WV, Lewis, Mason,
northwest Pocahontas, northwest Randolph, northwest Webster,
Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, southeast Pocahontas, southeast
Randolph, southeast Webster, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wirt, and
wood.

* From 1 PM EDT this afternoon through late Friday night

* multiple rounds of showers and storms are likely today through
Friday. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected each day,
with locally higher amounts.

* Heavy amounts of rain in short periods of time may
cause creeks and streams to rapidly rise out of their banks,
along with the potential of flash flooding in urban areas.

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.