Kanawha County, West Virginia
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Flash Flood Watch
KYZ103-105-VAZ003-004-WVZ005-006-013>015-024>027-033>038-046-047-
022145-
/O.CON.KRLX.FF.A.0005.160502T1600Z-160503T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-WAYNE-CABELL-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-
KANAWHA-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-
NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...LOUISA...CLINTWOOD...GRUNDY...
VANSANT...KENOVA...CEREDO...WAYNE...HUNTINGTON...HARTS...
ALUM CREEK...HAMLIN...TEAYS VALLEY...HURRICANE...CHARLESTON...
SOUTH CHARLESTON...SAINT ALBANS...WILLIAMSON...LOGAN...
CHAPMANVILLE...MAN...MADISON...CLAY...WELCH...GARY...WAR...
MULLENS...OCEANA...PINEVILLE...BECKLEY...OAK HILL...
FAYETTEVILLE...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...
WEBSTER SPRINGS...MARLINTON...ELKINS
945 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND WEST
VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST
KENTUCKY...BOYD AND LAWRENCE KY. IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
BUCHANAN AND DICKENSON. IN WEST VIRGINIA...BOONE...CABELL...
CLAY...FAYETTE...KANAWHA...LINCOLN...LOGAN...MCDOWELL...
MINGO...NICHOLAS...POCAHONTAS...PUTNAM...RALEIGH...RANDOLPH...
WAYNE...WEBSTER AND WYOMING.

* THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING

* A SYSTEM WILL BRING 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN TO THE AREA THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. HEAVY RAIN...COMBINED WITH
ALREADY SATURATED SOILS...WILL LIKELY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING IN
SOME AREAS.

* ALREADY SWOLLEN STREAMS AND RIVERS COULD RISE RAPIDLY AND
OVERFLOW THEIR BANKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$
Severe Thunderstorm Watch
VAC027-051-WVC005-015-019-039-043-045-047-059-067-075-081-083-101-
109-030200-
/O.NEW.KRLX.SV.A.0138.160502T1819Z-160503T0200Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
138 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING
AREAS

IN VIRGINIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES

IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA

BUCHANAN DICKENSON

IN WEST VIRGINIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 14 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL WEST VIRGINIA

CLAY NICHOLAS WEBSTER

IN NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA

POCAHONTAS RANDOLPH

IN SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA

BOONE FAYETTE KANAWHA
LINCOLN LOGAN MCDOWELL
MINGO RALEIGH WYOMING

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ALUM CREEK...BECKLEY...
CHAPMANVILLE...CHARLESTON...CLAY...CLINTWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...
ELKINS...FAYETTEVILLE...GARY...GRUNDY...HAMLIN...HARTS...LOGAN...
MADISON...MAN...MARLINTON...MULLENS...OAK HILL...OCEANA...
PINEVILLE...RICHWOOD...SAINT ALBANS...SOUTH CHARLESTON...
SUMMERSVILLE...VANSANT...WAR...WEBSTER SPRINGS...
WELCH AND WILLIAMSON.

$$

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