LINCOLN County, West Virginia
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Flood Warning
KYC019-043-089-127-OHC087-WVC005-011-043-045-059-081-099-051000-
/O.EXT.KRLX.FA.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150305T1000Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
RALEIGH WV-MINGO WV-LOGAN WV-LINCOLN WV-CABELL WV-BOONE WV-WAYNE WV-
LAWRENCE OH-LAWRENCE KY-BOYD KY-CARTER KY-GREENUP KY-
618 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
BOYD COUNTY IN KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...CANNONSBURG...ASHLAND...
CARTER COUNTY IN KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...OLIVE HILL...GRAYSON LAKE STATE
PARK...GRAYSON...CARTER CAVES STATE PARK...
GREENUP COUNTY IN KENTUCKY...
LAWRENCE COUNTY IN KENTUCKY...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...YATESVILLE LAKE STATE PARK...
LOUISA...BLAINE...
BOONE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF MADISON...
CABELL COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HUNTINGTON...
LINCOLN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HAMLIN...
LOGAN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LOGAN...
MINGO COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WILLIAMSON...
NORTHWESTERN RALEIGH COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
WAYNE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WAYNE...BEECH FORK STATE PARK...
LAWRENCE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OHIO...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PROCTORVILLE...LAKE VESUVIUS...
IRONTON...COAL GROVE...CHESAPEAKE...

* UNTIL 500 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 617 PM EST RAIN AND SNOW MELT HAVE CAUSED STREAMS, CREEKS AND
RIVERS TO RISE. MORE RAIN IS IN THE FORECAST AND WILL EVENTUALLY
CHANGE TO SNOW OVERNIGHT. DESPITE THE CHANGEOVER, RUNOFF WILL
CONTINUE AND CAUSE STREAMS, CREEKS AND RIVERS TO EXCEED BANKFULL
AND FLOOD.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING
TOLL FREE...800-401-9535...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

YOU MAY ALSO REPORT HIGH WATER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE
CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR
BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG...NWSRLX.

&&

LAT...LON 3834 8324 3873 8303 3875 8289 3858 8281
3885 8260 3828 8210 3793 8138 3777 8158
3775 8176 3770 8170 3753 8190 3754 8202
3769 8231 3796 8252 3788 8262 3797 8300
3817 8292 3827 8318 3823 8323 3832 8334

$$

Flood Warning
WVC005-007-011-013-015-019-035-039-043-053-079-087-051000-
/O.EXT.KRLX.FA.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150305T1000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PUTNAM WV-MASON WV-LINCOLN WV-KANAWHA WV-JACKSON WV-FAYETTE WV-
CLAY WV-CALHOUN WV-CABELL WV-BRAXTON WV-BOONE WV-ROANE WV-
620 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHEASTERN BOONE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
SOUTHERN BRAXTON COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF SUTTON...
NORTHEASTERN CABELL COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
SOUTHERN CALHOUN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
CLAY COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF CLAY...
NORTHWESTERN FAYETTE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
JACKSON COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF RIPLEY...
KANAWHA COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...NITRO...CHARLESTON...
NORTHEASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
MASON COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...POMEROY...POINT PLEASANT...
PUTNAM COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF WINFIELD...
ROANE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF SPENCER...

* UNTIL 500 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 620 PM EST RAIN AND SNOW MELT HAVE CAUSED STREAMS, CREEKS AND
RIVERS TO RISE. MORE RAIN IS IN THE FORECAST AND WILL EVENTUALLY
CHANGE TO SNOW OVERNIGHT. DESPITE THE CHANGEOVER, RUNOFF WILL
CONTINUE AND CAUSE STREAMS, CREEKS AND RIVERS TO EXCEED BANKFULL
AND FLOOD.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING
TOLL FREE...800-401-9535...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

YOU MAY ALSO REPORT HIGH WATER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE
CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR
BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG...NWSRLX.

&&

LAT...LON 3861 8217 3879 8222 3903 8203 3888 8189
3893 8176 3908 8181 3910 8175 3901 8153
3892 8151 3893 8127 3884 8101 3872 8098
3878 8086 3865 8050 3851 8087 3849 8082
3827 8122 3799 8143 3832 8212 3852 8231

$$

Flood Warning
WVC005-039-043-051540-
/O.NEW.KRLX.FL.W.0008.150305T1115Z-150306T0218Z/
/TORW2.1.ER.150305T1115Z.150305T1800Z.150305T2018Z.NO/
1040 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

the National Weather Service in Charleston Wv has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Coal River At Tornado.
* from Thursday morning to Thursday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 24.5 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage 1:00 AM EST and continue to rise to
near 26.5 feet by early afternoon Thursday. The river will fall below flood
stage by Thursday evening.
* At stages near 25.0 feet...Water begins to cover the state highway approximately
150 to 200 feet downstream from the tornado bridge. Smith creek road and
ferrell road become impassable from backwater approximately 1 to 2 miles from
the bridge. Sections of coal river road upstream from tornado bridge are
flooded. The river banks overflow near the river gage.
* At 27 feet...Smith Creek and Ferrell roads are impassable.


&&

LAT...LON 3840 8189 3830 8171 3818 8167 3818 8188


$$

Flood Warning
WVC011-043-051223-
/O.CON.KRLX.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150306T0409Z/
/BRAW2.1.ER.150305T0336Z.150305T1200Z.150305T2209Z.NO/
123 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Guyandotte River At Branchland.
* AT 12:30 AM Thursday the stage WAS 31.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...the River will continue rising to near 32.5 feet by this morning.
The river will fall below flood stage late this afternoon.
* At stages near 35.0 feet...Roads along the guyandotte near west hamlin begin to
flood.
* A crest near 32.5 feet compares to a previous crest of 34.3 feet on April 16
2007.

&&

LAT...LON 3814 8214 3814 8222 3829 8223 3829 8216


$$

Flood Watch
KYZ101>103-105-OHZ075-076-085>087-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>011-013>020-
024>040-046-047-051100-
/O.CON.KRLX.FA.A.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-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-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-UPSHUR-
BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLATWOODS...GREENUP...GRAYSON...
OLIVE HILL...ASHLAND...LOUISA...ATHENS...MARIETTA...BELPRE...
POMEROY...GALLIPOLIS...IRONTON...SOUTH POINT...CLINTWOOD...
GRUNDY...VANSANT...KENOVA...CEREDO...WAYNE...HUNTINGTON...
POINT PLEASANT...NEW HAVEN...RAVENSWOOD...RIPLEY...PARKERSBURG...
VIENNA...ST. MARYS...BELMONT...PADEN CITY...SISTERSVILLE...
MIDDLEBOURNE...HARTS...ALUM CREEK...HAMLIN...TEAYS VALLEY...
HURRICANE...CHARLESTON...SOUTH CHARLESTON...SAINT ALBANS...
SPENCER...ELIZABETH...GRANTSVILLE...HARRISVILLE...PENNSBORO...
WEST UNION...WILLIAMSON...LOGAN...CHAPMANVILLE...MAN...MADISON...
CLAY...SUTTON...GASSAWAY...BURNSVILLE...GLENVILLE...WESTON...
CLARKSBURG...BRIDGEPORT...GRAFTON...WELCH...GARY...WAR...
MULLENS...OCEANA...PINEVILLE...BECKLEY...OAK HILL...
FAYETTEVILLE...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...
WEBSTER SPRINGS...BUCKHANNON...PHILIPPI...BELINGTON...MARLINTON...
ELKINS
954 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES 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...LAWRENCE OH...MEIGS
AND WASHINGTON. IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...BUCHANAN AND
DICKENSON. IN WEST VIRGINIA...BARBOUR...BOONE...BRAXTON...
CABELL...CALHOUN...CLAY...DODDRIDGE...FAYETTE...GILMER...
HARRISON...JACKSON WV...KANAWHA...LEWIS...LINCOLN...LOGAN...
MASON...MCDOWELL...MINGO...NICHOLAS...PLEASANTS...POCAHONTAS...
PUTNAM...RALEIGH...RANDOLPH...RITCHIE...ROANE...TAYLOR...
TYLER...UPSHUR...WAYNE...WEBSTER...WIRT...WOOD AND WYOMING.

* UNTIL 7 AM EST THURSDAY

* WIDESPREAD RAIN WILL TRANSITIONING TO SLEET AND WET SNOW
OVERNIGHT. MANY COUNTY FLOOD WARNINGS WERE POSTED EARLIER
WEDNESDAY...AND ARE STILL ACTIVE...FOR STREAM AND CREEK
FLOODING.

* MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS ALSO LIKELY THROUGH THURSDAY
ALONG A FEW OF THE LARGER RIVERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE FLOOD WATCH MEANS THE POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL FLOODING
CONTINUES.

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.

&&

$$




Winter Storm Warning
KYZ105-WVZ005>008-013>020-024>032-035>040-046-047-051000-
/O.CON.KRLX.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0000Z/
LAWRENCE KY-WAYNE-CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-
ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-
BRAXTON-GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-NICHOLAS-
WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOUISA...KENOVA...CEREDO...WAYNE...
HUNTINGTON...POINT PLEASANT...NEW HAVEN...RAVENSWOOD...RIPLEY...
HARTS...ALUM CREEK...HAMLIN...WEST HAMLIN...TEAYS VALLEY...
HURRICANE...CHARLESTON...SOUTH CHARLESTON...SPENCER...ELIZABETH...
GRANTSVILLE...HARRISVILLE...PENNSBORO...WEST UNION...WILLIAMSON...
GILBERT CREEK...CHATTAROY...AMHERSTDALE-ROBINETTE...LOGAN...
CHAPMANVILLE...MALLORY...SWITZER...HOLDEN...MAN...MADISON...
CLAY...SUTTON...GASSAWAY...BURNSVILLE...FLATWOODS...GLENVILLE...
WESTON...CLARKSBURG...BRIDGEPORT...GRAFTON...BECKLEY...OAK HILL...
FAYETTEVILLE...MONTGOMERY...SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...
CRAIGSVILLE...COWEN...BUCKHANNON...PHILIPPI...BELINGTON...
MARLINTON...ELKINS
857 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...LAWRENCE COUNTY KENTUCKY AND PORTIONS OF WESTERN
AND NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW BY 10 PM TONIGHT. THE
SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF
THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADS AND SIDEWALKS COULD BECOME SNOW AND
ICE COVERED. REDUCED VISIBILITIES...BELOW ONE MILE AT TIMES...
CAN BE EXPECTED. SNOW COULD CAUSE DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWER
OUTAGES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

PLEASE REPORT SNOW...SLEET AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE... 800-401-9535...WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY. THIS PHONE NUMBER IS TO BE USED FOR REPORTING
PURPOSES ONLY.

YOU CAN ALSO REPORT WINTER WEATHER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE
CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE...
OR BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG...NWSRLX.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/RLX.

&&

$$




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