McDowell County, West Virginia
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Flash Flood Watch
Northwest Raleigh-Southeast Raleigh-
Including the cities of Clintwood, Grundy, Vansant, Williamson,
Logan, Chapmanville, Man, Madison, Welch, Gary, War, Mullens,
Oceana, Pineville, Bradley, Prosperity, Sophia, and Beckley
913 AM EDT Sun Jul 23 2017


The National Weather Service in Charleston has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of southwest Virginia
and West Virginia, including the following areas, in southwest
Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia, Boone,
Logan, McDowell, Mingo, Northwest Raleigh, Southeast Raleigh,
and Wyoming.

* Through late tonight

* Additional rounds of thunderstorms with very heavy rain may
result in flash flooding, especially along small streams and
in poor drainage areas.


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.



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