Severe Weather Alerts

FLASH FLOOD WATCH in effect for:

FLOOD ADVISORY in effect for:

FLASH FLOOD WATCH in effect for Tyler county in WV:

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND WEST VIRGINIA...INCLUDING
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...BUCHANAN AND
DICKENSON. IN WEST VIRGINIA...BARBOUR...BRAXTON...CALHOUN...
CLAY...DODDRIDGE...FAYETTE...GILMER...HARRISON...LEWIS...
MCDOWELL...NICHOLAS...POCAHONTAS...RALEIGH...RANDOLPH...
RITCHIE...TAYLOR...TYLER...UPSHUR...WEBSTER AND WYOMING.

* UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING

* LOCALIZED DOWNPOURS ARE STILL POSSIBLE. THE SOIL IN MANY AREAS
IS WET FROM PREVIOUS RAIN. IF REPETITIVE...OR PROLONG...SHOWERS
OCCUR...FLASH FLOODING ALONG SMALL STREAMS IS POSSIBLE. RAIN
AMOUNTS AROUND 2 INCHES WITHIN A FEW HOURS WOULD BE A CONCERN.

* STRONG RISES ON SOME HEADWATER RIVERS COULD ALSO OCCUR INTO
SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION.

IF YOU LIVE ALONG A SMALL STREAM...MONITOR WATER LEVELS DURING
ANY HEAVIER SHOWERS. BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION...SHOULD FLASH
FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED OR FLOODING IS OBSERVED. COUNTY
OFFICIALS SHOULD ALSO INCREASE THEIR WEATHER AWARENESS.

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FLOOD ADVISORY in effect for Monroe county in OH:

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
MONROE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...

* UNTIL 330 AM EDT

* AT 1234 AM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE AN ISOLATED HEAVY SHOWER OVER EASTERN MONROE COUNTY THAT
HAS HARDLY MOVED IN THE PAST COUPLE OF HOURS. RADAR ESTIMATES THAT
UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN PER HOUR CONTINUES TO FALL OUT OF THIS
SHOWER. REPORTS FROM EASTERN MONROE COUNTY INDICATE THAT WATER WAS
BECOMING PROBLEMATIC ON SOME ROADWAYS...AND GIVEN THE CONTINUING
HEAVY RAINFALL...WATER OVER ROADWAYS SEEMS LIKELY TO CONTINUE FOR A
FEW MORE HOURS. REMEMBER...NEVER DRIVE YOUR CAR INTO WATER. IT IS
NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TO TELL HOW DEEP IT IS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER BY CALLING...412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE
NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.

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LAT...LON 3964 8090 3969 8097 3986 8099 3985 8082
3980 8082 3977 8087 3975 8087 3972 8083
3971 8083 3969 8087 3963 8087

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