FLASH FLOOD WARNING

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Flash Flood Warning

Flash Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Charleston WV
402 AM EDT Thu Mar 19 2020

The National Weather Service in Charleston has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  North Central Washington County in southeastern Ohio...

* Until 700 AM EDT.

* At 402 AM EDT, the stream gauge at Macksburg on Duck Creek was
  above bankful at 13.5 feet. The rise continues, although it has
  slowed. Between 1 and 1.5 inches of rain fell last night. Flash
  flooding is expected or occurring as the stream continues coming
  out its banks.

  HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by heavy rain.

  SOURCE...Gauges.

  IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
           highways, streets and underpasses as well as other
           drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
  Marietta, Macksburg, Lower Salem and Devola.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

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LAT...LON 3959 8129 3942 8137 3943 8148 3965 8147
      3965 8145 3963 8145 3963 8141 3962 8141
      3961 8139 3960 8139 3960 8136 3959 8136

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED
EXPECTED RAINFALL...0.25-0.5 INCHES IN 4 HOURS