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McDowell-Wyoming-Northwest Raleigh-Northwest Fayette-
Including the cities of Clintwood, Grundy, Vansant, Harts,
Alum Creek, Hamlin, Charleston, South Charleston, Saint Albans,
Williamson, Logan, Chapmanville, Man, Madison, Clay, Welch, Gary,
War, Mullens, Oceana, Pineville, Bradley, Prosperity, Sophia,
Oak Hill, Fayetteville, Montgomery, Summersville, Craigsville,
and Birch River
920 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of southwest Virginia and West Virginia, including
the following areas, in southwest Virginia, Buchanan and
Dickenson. In West Virginia, Boone, Clay, Kanawha, Lincoln,
Logan, McDowell, Mingo, Northwest Fayette, Northwest Nicholas,
Northwest Raleigh, and Wyoming.
* Until 8 PM EDT this evening.
* Saturated terrain from previous rainfall and additional
rainfall expected pose a flash flood threat through this
* Flooding of creeks, streams, and poor drainage areas are
expected. Water is likely to cover roads, especially in low
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.