The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Flood Warning for our area until 6:30 AM.
At 12:30 AM, reporting gauges indicate minor flooding along Duck Creek and The Little Muskingum River as well as their tributaries. Some locations that will experience flooding include Marietta, Williamstown, Newport, New Matamoras, Macksburg, Lower Salem and Devola.
TURN AROUND, DON’T DROWN!!
Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.