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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:55 PM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

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, Gallia, Jackson OH, and Lawrence OH. In
southwest Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia,
Boone, Cabell, Clay, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, Mason, McDowell,
Mingo, northwest Fayette, northwest Nicholas, northwest
Raleigh, Putnam, southeast Fayette, southeast Nicholas,
southeast Raleigh, Wayne, and Wyoming.

* Through Sunday morning

* a storm system is expected to impact the region through tonight
with up to an inch of additional rainfall expected. With the
already saturated ground, most of this rain will flow into
streams and creeks and eventually into the rivers.

* Flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas and roadways
along streams, creeks and rivers is possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.



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Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:54 PM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 7 am to 8 PM EST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 7 am to 8 PM EST Sunday.

* Winds... west 15 to 25 mph with gusts 40 to 50 mph.

* Timing... Sunday into Sunday evening.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph for
more an hour, or wind gusts of 46 to 57 mph for any duration are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.



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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:55 PM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

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, Gallia, Jackson OH, and Lawrence OH. In
southwest Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia,
Boone, Cabell, Clay, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, Mason, McDowell,
Mingo, northwest Fayette, northwest Nicholas, northwest
Raleigh, Putnam, southeast Fayette, southeast Nicholas,
southeast Raleigh, Wayne, and Wyoming.

* Through Sunday morning

* a storm system is expected to impact the region through tonight
with up to an inch of additional rainfall expected. With the
already saturated ground, most of this rain will flow into
streams and creeks and eventually into the rivers.

* Flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas and roadways
along streams, creeks and rivers is possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.



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