843  
WGUS51 KRLX 022226  
FFWRLX  
WVC033-030130-  
/O.NEW.KRLX.FF.W.0080.181002T2226Z-181003T0130Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
626 PM EDT TUE OCT 2 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 930 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 624 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO ONE AND A HALF INCHES OF  
RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
WEST MILFORD AND LOST CREEK.  
 
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE WARNED AREA COULD CAUSE MUD SLIDES NEAR  
STEEP TERRAIN. THE MUD SLIDE CAN CONSIST OF ROCK, MUD, VEGETATION  
AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO ONE AND A HALF INCHES ARE  
POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY,  
OR 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 3920 8020 3917 8023 3914 8022 3912 8023  
3910 8025 3910 8030 3915 8049 3928 8047  
 

 
 
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