Boone County, West Virginia
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Flash Flood Warning
KYC127-WVC005-043-045-099-020245-
/O.CON.KRLX.FF.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160502T0245Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LAWRENCE KY-LINCOLN WV-WAYNE WV-BOONE WV-LOGAN WV-
751 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 PM EDT SUNDAY
FOR EAST CENTRAL LAWRENCE...SOUTHWESTERN LINCOLN...CENTRAL WAYNE...
WEST CENTRAL BOONE AND NORTHWESTERN LOGAN COUNTIES...

AT 749 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN WERE STILL MOVING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH
FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MADISON...LOUISA...CHAPMANVILLE...FORT GAY...GILL...EAST LYNN LAKE...
SPURLOCKVILLE...HARTS...DUNLOW...KIAHSVILLE...RANGER...DANVILLE...JEFFREY...
FOSTER...GLENHAYES...MUD...TURTLE CREEK...SHARPLES...GENOA AND EAST LYNN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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 3821 8252 3811 8173 3788 8175 3795 8218
3796 8220 3798 8219 3796 8224 3803 8269
3811 8270

$$

Flash Flood Warning
WVC005-011-015-019-039-043-067-079-020230-
/O.CON.KRLX.FF.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160502T0230Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LINCOLN WV-BOONE WV-PUTNAM WV-KANAWHA WV-NICHOLAS WV-CABELL WV-
CLAY WV-FAYETTE WV-
835 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EDT FOR
LINCOLN...NORTHERN BOONE...PUTNAM...KANAWHA...WEST CENTRAL
NICHOLAS...SOUTHEASTERN CABELL...CLAY AND NORTHWESTERN FAYETTE
COUNTIES...

AT 832 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
MODERATE RAIN WERE CONTINUING OVER THE WARNED AREA. ALTHOUGH THE
HEAVIEST RAINS HAVE MOVED EAST OF THE WARNED AREA...FLOODING AND
HIGH WATER MAY STILL OCCUR THIS EVENING. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CHARLESTON...NITRO...FAYETTEVILLE...WINFIELD...HAMLIN...CLAY...JEFFERSON...
SOUTH CHARLESTON...ST. ALBANS...DUNBAR...OAK HILL...HURRICANE...
SISSONVILLE...MILTON...MONTGOMERY...CHESAPEAKE...ELEANOR...MARMET...ANSTED
AND BELLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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 3823 8227 3850 8209 3848 8206 3855 8206
3857 8205 3850 8089 3795 8104 3817 8228

$$

Flash Flood Warning
KYC127-WVC005-045-059-099-109-020230-
/O.CON.KRLX.FF.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160502T0230Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LAWRENCE KY-WAYNE WV-BOONE WV-MINGO WV-WYOMING WV-LOGAN WV-
847 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN LAWRENCE...SOUTHEASTERN WAYNE...SOUTH CENTRAL BOONE...
MINGO...NORTHWESTERN WYOMING AND LOGAN COUNTIES...

AT 844 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT ADDITIONAL
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE WARNED AREA WILL CAUSE MUD SLIDES NEAR
STEEP TERRAIN. THE MUD SLIDE CAN CONSIST OF ROCK...MUD...VEGETATION
AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WILLIAMSON...LOGAN...MAN...DELBARTON...BALD KNOB...HOLDEN...SOUTH
WILLIAMSON...AFLEX...HODE...MALLORY...MOUNT GAY-SHAMROCK...GILBERT CREEK...
CHIEF LOGAN STATE...RED JACKET...CHATTAROY...HINCH...
AMHERSTDALE-ROBINETTE...OPPY...GILBERT AND WEST LOGAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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 3798 8227 3795 8230 3797 8221 3787 8159
3751 8194 3755 8197 3753 8201 3757 8213
3765 8218 3763 8221 3767 8229 3774 8233
3776 8231 3781 8240 3790 8244 3796 8254
3795 8258 3789 8260 3805 8271

$$

Flash Flood Watch
KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>011-
013>020-024>040-046-047-020300-
/O.CON.KRLX.FF.A.0004.000000T0000Z-160502T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
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-
RALEIGH-FAYETTE-NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-
RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLATWOODS...GREENUP...GRAYSON...
OLIVE HILL...ASHLAND...LOUISA...NEW LEXINGTON...CROOKSVILLE...
SOMERSET...MCCONNELSVILLE...STOCKPORT...ATHENS...MARIETTA...
BELPRE...JACKSON...WELLSTON...OAK HILL...MCARTHUR...HAMDEN...
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...FAYETTEVILLE...
SUMMERSVILLE...RICHWOOD...CRAIGSVILLE...WEBSTER SPRINGS...
BUCKHANNON...PHILIPPI...BELINGTON...MARLINTON...ELKINS
818 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH 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...JACKSON OH...
LAWRENCE OH...MORGAN...MEIGS...PERRY...VINTON 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 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING

* A SYSTEM WAS BRINGING STRONG...HEAVY THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA
TONIGHT. SOME FLOODING HAS ALREADY BEEN REPORTED IN THE
HUNTINGTON TRI-STATE AREA. THESE STORMS MAY GENERATE LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL RATES THAT COULD CAUSE ADDITIONAL FLASH
FLOODING.

* RECENT RAINFALL HAS PRIMED THE AREA SO THAT SMALL STREAMS AND
CREEKS MAY RISE RAPIDLY.

* THE MOST PRONE AREAS TONIGHT ARE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN WEST
VIRGINIA...AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

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
KYC019-043-089-127-OHC053-087-WVC005-011-035-039-043-045-053-059-
079-087-099-020300-
/O.NEW.KRLX.SV.A.0134.160501T2012Z-160502T0300Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
134 IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING
AREAS

IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 4 COUNTIES

IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY

BOYD CARTER GREENUP
LAWRENCE

IN OHIO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES

IN SOUTHEAST OHIO

GALLIA LAWRENCE

IN WEST VIRGINIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 11 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL WEST VIRGINIA

JACKSON ROANE

IN SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA

BOONE KANAWHA LINCOLN
LOGAN MINGO PUTNAM

IN WESTERN WEST VIRGINIA

CABELL MASON WAYNE

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ALUM CREEK...ASHLAND...CEREDO...
CHAPMANVILLE...CHARLESTON...FLATWOODS...GALLIPOLIS...GRAYSON...
GREENUP...HAMLIN...HARTS...HUNTINGTON...HURRICANE...IRONTON...
KENOVA...LOGAN...LOUISA...MADISON...MAN...NEW HAVEN...
OLIVE HILL...POINT PLEASANT...RAVENSWOOD...RIPLEY...
SAINT ALBANS...SOUTH CHARLESTON...SOUTH POINT...SPENCER...
TEAYS VALLEY...WAYNE AND WILLIAMSON.

$$

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