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West Virginia, Putnam

Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 6:48 PM EDT on September 02, 2014

Expires 8:45 PM EDT on September 02, 2014


The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
Boyd County in Kentucky...
north central Lawrence County in Kentucky...
this includes the city of Yatesville lake State Park...
southern Cabell County in West Virginia...
west central Clay County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Clay...
northern Kanawha County in West Virginia...
this includes the cities of... Nitro... Charleston...
northern Lincoln County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Hamlin...
southern Putnam County in West Virginia...
southeastern Roane County in West Virginia...
central Wayne County in West Virginia...
this includes the cities of... Wayne... Beech Fork State Park...

* until 845 PM EDT

* at 643 PM EDT radar estimates of 1 to 2 inches of rain has fallen
over the past hour. There have been several reports of high water in
Cross Lanes... Saint Albans... and North Charleston. These reports
have primarily been in poor drainage locations. Light to moderate
rain showers will continue for the next couple of hours with an
additional half inch of rain possible.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause elevated levels on
small creeks and streams... and ponding of water in urban areas...
highways... streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage
areas and low lying spots.

Excessive rainfall will cause stream banks to become unstable.
Unstable stream banks can fail or become slippery. Persons should
stay away from stream banks... swift flowing water and culverts. Stay
away or be swept away!

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 3831 8278 3840 8197 3849 8161 3856 8151
      3866 8128 3845 8103 3833 8154 3813 8230
      3811 8271 3825 8279


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