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Flash Flood WATCH in effect for:

Flash Flood WATCH in effect for Putnam county in WV:

KYZ102-103-105-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>008-013>016-024>027-033-034-
515>520-272200-
/O.CON.KRLX.FF.A.0007.170527T1800Z-170529T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Carter-Boyd-Lawrence KY-Dickenson-Buchanan-Wayne-Cabell-Mason-
Jackson WV-Lincoln-Putnam-Kanawha-Roane-Mingo-Logan-Boone-Clay-
McDowell-Wyoming-Northwest Raleigh-Southeast Raleigh-
Northwest Fayette-Southeast Fayette-Northwest Nicholas-
Southeast Nicholas-
Including the cities of Grayson, Olive Hill, Ashland, Louisa,
Clintwood, Grundy, Vansant, Kenova, Ceredo, Wayne, Huntington,
Point Pleasant, New Haven, Ravenswood, Ripley, Harts, Alum Creek,
Hamlin, Teays Valley, Hurricane, Charleston, South Charleston,
Saint Albans, Spencer, Williamson, Logan, Chapmanville, Man,
Madison, Clay, Welch, Gary, War, Mullens, Oceana, Pineville,
Bradley, Prosperity, Sophia, Beckley, Oak Hill, Fayetteville,
Montgomery, Meadow Bridge, Summersville, Craigsville,
Birch River, and Richwood
950 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of northeast Kentucky, southwest Virginia, and West
Virginia, including the following areas, in northeast
Kentucky, Boyd, Carter, and Lawrence KY. In southwest
Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia, Boone,
Cabell, Clay, Jackson WV, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, Mason,
McDowell, Mingo, Northwest Fayette, Northwest Nicholas,
Northwest Raleigh, Putnam, Roane, Southeast Fayette, Southeast
Nicholas, Southeast Raleigh, Wayne, and Wyoming.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Monday morning

* Showers and thunderstorms with heavy downpours are possible
through Monday morning. This, combined with saturated soils
from previous rainfall, will create a threat for flash
flooding.

* Flooding of creeks, streams, and poor drainage areas are
expected, particularly in areas that experience repetitive
storms.

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.

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