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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 7:04 PM EDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 7:45 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southwestern Boone County in central West Virginia...
northwestern Mingo County in southern West Virginia...
northwestern Logan County in southern West Virginia...

* until 745 PM EDT

* at 703 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Mount
Gay-Shamrock... or 11 miles west of Logan... moving east at 30 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs... siding... and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Logan... Chapmanville... Mount Gay-Shamrock... Holden... chief Logan state...
West Logan... Mitchell Heights... Verdunville... Mount Gay... Switzer...
Dingess and Breeden.

This includes Route 119 between mile markers 23 and 38... and between
mile markers 41 and 42.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm... and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Please report severe weather to the National Weather Service by
calling toll free... 800 401 9535... when you can do so safely.

You may also report severe weather by posting your report to the
Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page... or
by using the twitter hashtag... nwsrlx.


Lat... Lon 3783 8228 3794 8228 3800 8187 3777 8185
time... Mot... loc 2303z 263deg 27kt 3788 8220

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph


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657 PM EDT sun may 1 2016

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northeastern Boone County in central West Virginia...
central Kanawha County in central West Virginia...

* until 745 PM EDT

* at 656 PM EDT... severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Jefferson to near Alum Creek to 6 miles east of
Julian... moving east at 35 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs... siding... and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Charleston... Jefferson... South Charleston... Dunbar... Montgomery...
Chesapeake... Marmet... Belle... Cedar Grove... East Bank... Glasgow... Pratt...
Coal Fork... pinch... Alum Creek... tornado... Elkview... Handley... Sharon and
Ashford.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 79 between mile markers 1 and 2.
Interstate 77 in West Virginia between mile markers 96 and 104.
Interstate 64 in West Virginia between mile markers 52 and 57.
West Virginia Turnpike between mile markers 73 and 95.
Route 119 between mile markers 69 and 80.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Please report severe weather to the National Weather Service by
calling toll free... 800 401 9535... when you can do so safely.

You may also report severe weather by posting your report to the
Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page... or
by using the twitter hashtag... nwsrlx.


Lat... Lon 3815 8182 3822 8180 3829 8181 3831 8181
      3832 8182 3832 8184 3835 8187 3844 8137
      3828 8130 3811 8135
time... Mot... loc 2256z 264deg 32kt 3836 8176 3828 8170 3817 8173

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph


Charnick



Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 7:03 PM EDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 134 remains in effect until 1100 PM EDT

WV
. West Virginia counties included are

Boone Cabell Jackson
Kanawha Lincoln Logan
Mason Mingo Putnam
Roane Wayne


Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 6:25 PM EDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 10:45 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Lincoln County in central West Virginia...
northern Boone County in central West Virginia...
Putnam County in western West Virginia...
Kanawha County in central West Virginia...
west central Nicholas County in southeastern West Virginia...
southeastern Cabell County in central West Virginia...
Clay County in north central West Virginia...
northwestern Fayette County in southeastern West Virginia...

* until 1030 PM EDT

* at 622 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated repetitive thunderstorms
producing torrential downpours across the warned area. Flash
flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* 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


13



441 PM EDT sun may 1 2016

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
east central Lawrence County in northeastern Kentucky...
southwestern Lincoln County in central West Virginia...
central Wayne County in western West Virginia...
west central Boone County in central West Virginia...
northwestern Logan County in southern West Virginia...

* until 1045 PM EDT Sunday

* at 440 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated a thunderstorm producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Radar estimates indicated that
over one inch per hour is falling from this thunderstorms... and it
will move over areas already impacted by flash flooding
earlier today. 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


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:06 PM EDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 11 PM EDT this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of northeast Kentucky... southeast Ohio 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 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 will bring thunderstorms to the area tonight. Some of
these storms may generate locally heavy rainfall rates that
could cause flash flooding.

* Recent rainfall has primed the area so that small streams and
creeks may rise rapidly.

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.





Local Storm Report



05/01/2016 0607 PM

Seth, Boone County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.






05/01/2016 0607 PM

Seth, Boone County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.






05/01/2016 0545 PM

5 miles N of Danville, Boone County.

Hail e0.50 inch, reported by public.






05/01/2016 0647 am

3 miles S of Turtle Creek, Boone County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            6 mile creek has just come out of its bank and is now
            flowing over 6 mile Road




05/01/2016 0647 am

3 miles S of Turtle Creek, Boone County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            6 mile creek has just come out of its bank and is now
            flowing over 6 mile Road



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