May 21, 2020
Flood Warning National Weather Service Charleston WV 716 PM EDT Thu May 21 2020 OHC167-220800- /O.NEW.KRLX.FA.W.0044.200521T2316Z-200522T0800Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Washington OH- 716 PM EDT Thu May 21 2020 The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a * Flood Warning for... North Central Washington County in southeastern Ohio... * Until 400 AM EDT Friday. * At 716 PM EDT, With additional rain having fallen today, Duck Creek in Washington County is once again going to go back above flood stage at Macksburg. The current stage is 12.87 feet, and flood stage is 13 feet. At 13 to 15 feet, Broad Street begins to flood. Other areas along Duck Creek are likely to be out of its banks as well Some locations that will experience flooding include... Macksburg and Lower Salem. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. 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.