...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS
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, Meigs, Morgan,
Perry, Vinton, and Washington. In West Virginia, Braxton,
Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson
WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Pleasants, Putnam,
Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wayne, Wirt, and Wood.
* Until 5 PM EDT this afternoon
* Soils across the area are nearly saturated due to previous
rainfall. Additional showers and thunderstorms, some with heavy
rain, are expected to affect the area today.
* Flash flooding of creeks, streams and low lying areas will be
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.