McDowell County, West Virginia
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Flash Flood Watch
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Dickenson-Buchanan-McDowell-Wyoming-
Including the cities of Clintwood, Grundy, Vansant, Welch, Gary,
War, Mullens, Oceana, and Pineville
947 PM EDT Sat Apr 22 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southwest Virginia and southern West Virginia,
including the following areas, in southwest Virginia, Buchanan
and Dickenson. In southern West Virginia, McDowell and
Wyoming.

* Through Sunday evening

* Another wave of heavy rainfall is expected Sunday. This could
lead to flash flooding, particularly along flood prone creeks
and streams, and adjacent low lying areas.

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 warnings be issued.

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