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Radar valid at 100 pm EST, Feb 25th 2018

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KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-WVZ005>011-251800-
/O.EXT.KRLX.FA.A.0006.000000T0000Z-180225T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Greenup-Carter-Boyd-Lawrence KY-Perry-Morgan-Athens-Washington-
Jackson OH-Vinton-Meigs-Gallia-Lawrence OH-Wayne-Cabell-Mason-
Jackson WV-Wood-Pleasants-Tyler-
Including the cities of Flatwoods, Greenup, Grayson, Olive Hill,
Ashland, Louisa, New Lexington, Crooksville, Somerset,
McConnelsville, Stockport, Athens, Marietta, Belpre, Jackson,
Wellston, Oak Hill, McArthur, Hamden, Pomeroy, Gallipolis,
Ironton, South Point, Kenova, Ceredo, Wayne, Huntington,
Point Pleasant, New Haven, Ravenswood, Ripley, Parkersburg,
Vienna, St. Marys, Belmont, Paden City, Sistersville,
and Middlebourne
840 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

The Flood Watch is now in effect 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, Cabell,
Jackson WV, Mason, Pleasants, Tyler, Wayne, and Wood.

* Until 1 PM EST this afternoon

* A cold front will push through the region late this morning,
bringing the threat for heavy rainfall to an end by this
afternoon. Runoff from this rain will continue to flow into
streams and rivers.

* Flooding of larger streams, creeks and rivers, especially the
Ohio, Muskingum and Shade rivers.

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.

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