Severe Weather Alerts - Buckhannon, WV

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect until Sunday, 8:00 AM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO AND WEST
VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST
KENTUCKY...BOYD...CARTER...GREENUP AND LAWRENCE KY. IN
SOUTHEAST OHIO...ATHENS...GALLIA...JACKSON OH...LAWRENCE OH...
MORGAN...MEIGS...PERRY...VINTON AND WASHINGTON. IN WEST
VIRGINIA...BARBOUR...BOONE...BRAXTON...CABELL...CALHOUN...
CLAY...DODDRIDGE...FAYETTE...GILMER...HARRISON...JACKSON WV...
KANAWHA...LEWIS...LINCOLN...LOGAN...MASON...MCDOWELL...MINGO...
NICHOLAS...PLEASANTS...POCAHONTAS...PUTNAM...RALEIGH...
RANDOLPH...RITCHIE...ROANE...TAYLOR...TYLER...UPSHUR...WAYNE...
WEBSTER...WIRT...WOOD AND WYOMING.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* A SYSTEM WILL BRING 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN TO THE AREA THIS
AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY. SOME OF THIS RAIN MAY FALL HEAVILY OVER
A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME...PARTICULARLY IN THUNDERSTORMS.

* RECENT RAINFALL HAS PRIMED THE AREA SO THAT SMALL STREAMS AND
CREEKS MAY RISE RAPIDLY.

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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