406  
WGUS51 KRLX 202122  
FFWRLX  
WVC011-210015-  
/O.NEW.KRLX.FF.W.0013.170520T2122Z-170521T0015Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
522 PM EDT SAT MAY 20 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
WEST CENTRAL CABELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL WEST VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 815 PM EDT  
 
* AT 522 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS  
ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
HUNTINGTON, CHESAPEAKE, PROCTORVILLE, BARBOURSVILLE AND PEA RIDGE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF STREETS  
AROUND HUNTINGTON. THE HIGHEST THREAT AREAS FOR FLOODING ARE THE  
RAILROAD VIADUCTS AT 1ST, 8TH, 10TH, 16TH AND 20TH STREETS. IN  
ADDITION, THE RAILROAD VIADUCT AT 14TH STREET WEST MAY FLOOD.  
FLOODING MAY ALSO BE OCCURRING ALONG 5TH AVENUE BETWEEN 24TH AND 25TH  
STREETS.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3843 8245 3844 8240 3843 8239 3844 8237  
3843 8232 3837 8232 3837 8244 3842 8248  
 

 
 
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