Lawrence Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 12:22 PM EST on March 02, 2015

... Flood Watch in effect from Tuesday evening through Thursday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of northeast Kentucky... southeast
Ohio... southwest Virginia and West Virginia... including the
following areas... in northeast Kentucky... Boyd... Carter...
Greenup and Lawrence KY. In southeast Ohio... Athens... Gallia...
   Jackson OH... Lawrence OH... Morgan... Meigs... Perry... Vinton
and Washington. In southwest Virginia... Buchanan and
Dickenson. In West Virginia... Barbour... Boone... Braxton...
Cabell... Calhoun... Clay... Doddridge... Fayette... Gilmer...
Harrison... Jackson WV... Kanawha... Lewis... Lincoln... Logan...
Mason... McDowell... Mingo... Nicholas... Pleasants...
Pocahontas... Putnam... Raleigh... Randolph... Ritchie... Roane...
Taylor... Tyler... Upshur... Wayne... Webster... Wirt... wood and
Wyoming.

* From Tuesday evening through Thursday morning

* a storm system will bring widespread rains and warmer
temperatures by late Tuesday night and Wednesday. One to four
inches of rain is possible through the watch period. This rain
coupled with snow melt could cause flooding of streams... creeks
and rivers throughout the region.

* Persons along any streams... creeks and rivers should monitor
water levels and be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.