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Radar valid at 400 am EDT, Apr 16th 2018

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OHZ039>041-048>050-057>059-068-069-PAZ020-WVZ001>004-012-160045-
/O.EXA.KPBZ.FF.A.0002.180415T2000Z-180416T0800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-Beaver-Hancock-Brooke-
Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
Steubenville, Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, Woodsfield, Aliquippa, Beaver Falls,
Ambridge, Monaca, Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, and New Martinsville
1235 PM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of east central Ohio,
western Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, including the
following areas, in east central Ohio, Belmont, Carroll,
Columbiana, Coshocton, Guernsey, Harrison, Jefferson, Monroe,
Muskingum, Noble, and Tuscarawas. In western Pennsylvania,
Beaver. In West Virginia, Brooke, Hancock, Marshall, Ohio, and
Wetzel.

* From 4 PM EDT this afternoon through late tonight

* Rainfall totals of 1.5 to 2.5 inches are expected with locally
higher amounts. The heaviest rain is expected late this
afternoon into this evening.

* Flash flooding of small streams and roads may result.
Landslides are also a concern.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Monitor and be prepared to take action should
Flash Flood Warnings be issued on Sunday.

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