Flood Warning

Flood Warning
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Charleston WV
1028 AM EDT MON SEP 17 2018

Washington OH-
1028 AM EDT MON SEP 17 2018

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Flood Warning for…
Washington County in southeastern Ohio…

* Until 130 PM EDT.

* At 1026 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that heavy rain was falling over the area. The heavy rain may
cause flooding. Over one inch of rain has already fallen with an
additional one half inch possible.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include…
Marietta, Belpre, Beverly, Williamstown, Belmont, Newport, Lowell,
Macksburg, Lower Salem, Little Hocking, Fleming, Bartlett and


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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

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.