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Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 9:37 PM EST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Watch continues for
the Ohio River at Wheeling
* from Sunday morning to Sunday evening.
* At 8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 29.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 36.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by late Sunday morning.




937 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Watch continues for
the Ohio River at Pike Island
* from Sunday afternoon to Sunday morning.
* At 9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 29.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday early afternoon.




921 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of western Maryland, east central Ohio, western
Pennsylvania, and northern West Virginia.

* Through Sunday evening

* although rainfall amounts are expected to be light tonight,
rainfall of 1.5 to 3.0 inches is possible through the weekend.

* The ground is very saturated and water levels in local streams
remain high.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 9:37 PM EST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Watch continues for
the Ohio River at Wheeling
* from Sunday morning to Sunday evening.
* At 8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 29.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 36.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by late Sunday morning.




937 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Watch continues for
the Ohio River at Pike Island
* from Sunday afternoon to Sunday morning.
* At 9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 29.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday early afternoon.




921 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of western Maryland, east central Ohio, western
Pennsylvania, and northern West Virginia.

* Through Sunday evening

* although rainfall amounts are expected to be light tonight,
rainfall of 1.5 to 3.0 inches is possible through the weekend.

* The ground is very saturated and water levels in local streams
remain high.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.