254  
WGUS51 KRLX 051705  
FFWRLX  
WVC083-052000-  
/O.NEW.KRLX.FF.W.0070.220805T1705Z-220805T2000Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
105 PM EDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTH CENTRAL RANDOLPH COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 105 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1 AND 1.5 INCHES OF  
RAIN HAVE FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 1.5 INCHES  
ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA. 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...  
ELKINS AND WOMELSDORF (COALTON).  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...  
LEADING CREEK, CLAYLICK RUN, ROARING CREEK, WHITMAN RUN, LAUREL  
RUN, AND ISNER CREEK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL  
FREE, 800 401 9535, WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3887 7992 3886 7997 3887 7998 3890 7999  
3893 7999 3896 7992 3897 7987 3897 7983  
3895 7980 3892 7980 3891 7981 3891 7980  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
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