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Greenup-Carter-Boyd-Lawrence KY-Perry-Morgan-Athens-Washington-
Jackson OH-Vinton-Meigs-Gallia-Lawrence OH-Dickenson-Buchanan-Wayne-
Cabell-Mason-Jackson WV-Wood-Pleasants-Tyler-Lincoln-Putnam-Kanawha-
Roane-Wirt-Calhoun-Ritchie-Doddridge-Mingo-Logan-Boone-Clay-Braxton-
Gilmer-Lewis-Harrison-Taylor-McDowell-Wyoming-Upshur-Barbour-
Northwest Raleigh-Southeast Raleigh-Northwest Fayette-Southeast
Fayette-Northwest Nicholas-Southeast Nicholas-Northwest Webster-
Southeast Webster-Northwest Pocahontas-Southeast Pocahontas-
Northwest Randolph-Southeast Randolph-
Including the cities of Russell, Harrisville, Montgomery, Ironton,
Wayne, Paden City, Elkins, Fayetteville, Philippi, Birch River,
Carter Caves State Park, Marietta, Saint Albans, Yatesville Lake
State Park, Clintwood, Mullens, Grantsville, Beckley, Raceland,
Oceana, Belington, Belmont, Bradley, Gary, Ceredo, Flatwoods,
Pomeroy, Alum Creek, Gassaway, Parkersburg, Pennsboro, Somerset,
Vienna, St. Marys, Elizabeth, Summersville, McConnelsville, Olive
Hill, Middlebourne, Hamden, Pineville, Bridgeport, Harts, Belpre,
Buckhannon, Ripley, Clay, Point Pleasant, Spencer, Madison, Meadow
Bridge, Holly River State, Wellston, Grayson, Sistersville,
Huntington, Prosperity, South Point, Richwood, Gallipolis, Lake
Vesuvius, Jackson, War, South Charleston, Sutton, New Lexington,
Cowen, Charleston, Stockport, Cannonsburg, Webster Springs,
Crooksville, Grundy, Chapmanville, Louisa, Craigsville, Marlinton,
Hurricane, Athens, Clarksburg, Hamlin, Burnsville, Kenova, McArthur,
Williamson, Oak Hill, Grafton, Snowshoe, Glenville, Man, Vansant,
Ravenswood, Harman, Ashland, Sophia, New Haven, Teays Valley,
Weston, Logan, West Union, Welch, and Grayson Lake State Park
1155 AM EST Tue Feb 11 2020

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of northeast Kentucky...southeast Ohio...
southwest Virginia 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 southwest
Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia, Barbour,
Boone, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer,
Harrison, Jackson WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Mason,
McDowell, Mingo, Northwest Fayette, Northwest Nicholas, Northwest
Pocahontas, Northwest Raleigh, Northwest Randolph, Northwest
Webster, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane, Southeast Fayette,
Southeast Nicholas, Southeast Pocahontas, Southeast Raleigh,
Southeast Randolph, Southeast Webster, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur,
Wayne, Wirt, Wood and Wyoming.

* From Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning

* With the rain today and the rain that has fallen earlier this
week, has caused soils to become saturated. Streams, creeks and
rivers are also running at elevated levels. With the expected
rain on Wednesday and into Thursday, any rain will be mainly
runoff. This will increase the chances for flooding along
streams, creeks and 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.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

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