Current Watches and Warnings
West Virginia, Braxton
Flash Flood Warning
Statement as of 2:09 PM EDT on June 27, 2016
Expires 5:00 PM EDT on June 27, 2016
The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for...
southern Roane County in central West Virginia...
southeastern Calhoun County in north central West Virginia...
Clay County in north central West Virginia...
Braxton County in north central West Virginia...
northeastern Kanawha County in central West Virginia...
* until 500 PM EDT
* at 204 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated several small concentrated
downpours associated with thunderstorms across the warned area. Up
to one inch of rain has already fallen. Repetitive downpours may
hit the same small stream. Flash flooding is expected to begin
Local additional rainfall amounts 1 to 1.5 inches are possible in
the warned area through 4 PM. Small streams and runs could rise
rapidly. This warning is not for the rivers.
In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.
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 3869 8048 3856 8062 3852 8074 3856 8079
3851 8088 3849 8082 3848 8082 3837 8102
3839 8126 3850 8173 3864 8146 3870 8108
3870 8100 3881 8048 3879 8047 3874 8046
Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 1:20 PM EDT on June 27, 2016
Expires 9:00 PM EDT on June 27, 2016
... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 9 PM EDT this
The Flash Flood Watch continues 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... Gallia and Lawrence OH. In West Virginia...
Boone... Braxton... Cabell... Calhoun... Clay... Fayette... Gilmer...
Jackson WV... Kanawha... Lewis... Lincoln... Logan... Mason...
Mingo... Nicholas... Pocahontas... Putnam... Raleigh... Randolph...
Roane... Upshur... Wayne... Webster... Wirt and Wyoming.
* Until 9 PM EDT this evening
* what: heavy rain producing thunderstorms today and this
evening combined with recent rains could cause flash flooding.
* Impacts: streams may rise rapidly coming out of their banks
causing flooding of roads and property.
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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