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SCATTERED DOWNPOURS THIS EVENING...FLASH FLOODING A CONCERN

HERE IS THE LATEST WEATHER SYNOPSIS... OUR FLOW AT ALL LEVELS BEGINS TO VEER MORE OUT OF THE NORTH LATE TONIGHT. THIS SHOULD BEGIN TO LOWER THE AVAILABLE MOISTURE AND INFLOW TO ANY LEFTOVER SHOWERS. ENOUGH MOISTURE LINGERS THROUGH SATURDAY FOR SOME DAYTIME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY IN THE COAL FIELDS AND WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINS. PRECIPITATION CHANCES THEN TAPER OFF SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY...HOWEVER HEAT AND HUMIDITY REMAINS INTO NEXT WEEK.

 

Hazardous Weather Outlook



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FLUS41 KRLX 220816
HWORLX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
416 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>011-
013>020-024>040-046-047-230830-
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-PERRY-MORGAN-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-
JACKSON OH-VINTON-MEIGS-GALLIA-LAWRENCE OH-DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-WAYNE-
CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-WOOD-PLEASANTS-TYLER-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-
ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-BRAXTON-
GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-
NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
416 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST
KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND MUCH OF WEST
VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

FLASH FLOOD WATCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

STRONG RISES MAY OCCUR ON SOME HEADWATERS RIVERS FROM THE RAINFALL
ON FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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KTB





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