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WGUS51 KRLX 051637  
FFWRLX  
WVC083-051945-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
1237 PM EDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL RANDOLPH COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 345 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 1237 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. 1.5 TO 2 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED  
IN A VERY SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN  
AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
BEVERLY.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...  
DODSON RUN, CASSITY FORK, PANTHER RUN, ROARING CREEK, WHITMAN RUN,  
LAUREL RUN, AND BEAVER CREEK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE  
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS, RIVERS, OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME  
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR  
CREEKS.  
 
REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL  
FREE, 800 401 9535, WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3885 7998 3888 7990 3891 7980 3889 7977  
3886 7978 3883 7981 3882 7984 3880 7991  
3879 7998 3880 8002 3883 8002  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL RATE...1.5-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
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