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Updated: 9:41 AM EST Mon May 22

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Drier and warmer Friday.


HERE IS THE LATEST WEATHER SYNOPSIS... Showers will gradually end tonight as they eventually exit west to east through the mountains. A warmer day is forecast for Friday, with a brief chance to dry out before the next chance for rain this weekend. Several disturbances will push through the area over the weekend. You should stay in tune with the weather as severe weather and flash flooding are possibilities. The greatest chances of severe weather are during the afternoon and evening hours.


Hazardous Weather Outlook

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Charleston WV
832 PM EDT Thu May 25 2017

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832 PM EDT Thu May 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast Kentucky, southeast
Ohio, southwest Virginia, and portions of central West Virginia,
northeast West Virginia, northern West Virginia, southeast West
Virginia, southern West Virginia and western West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

A parade of systems will bring plenty of moisture through the
region this holiday weekend. There is a threat for severe
thunderstorms on Saturday and possibly Sunday as well.

Flash flooding is a major concern through the holiday weekend.
Campers should remain especially vigilant and monitor conditions


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.


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