Flood Watch - Webster, Pocahontas

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
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 2 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* THE SOILS ARE MOIST TO WET ACROSS THE AREA. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY
  WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH THIS FRONT COULD PRODUCE FLOODING
  RAINS. THESE RAINS WILL MAINLY AFFECT SMALL
  STREAMS...CREEKS...LOW SPOTS AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. THIS WILL
  ALSO CAUSE SIGNIFICANT RISES ON ALL THE RIVERS ACROSS THE REGION.



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.

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