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Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:41 PM EST on February 21, 2018

Expires 3:41 AM EST on February 22, 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Portsmouth
* until further notice.
* At 7 PM the stage was 50.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 50 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 49 feet by Friday
morning. The river will rise again above flood stage Sunday to a crest
near 51 feet by Monday morning. Additional rises are possible after
this time.
* At stages near 51 feet, low-lying flooding continues to occur along
the southern border of Scioto County, as well as in South Portsmouth.
Much of Portsmouth itself is protected by flood walls.



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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:16 PM EST on February 21, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect from Thursday evening through
Sunday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, and West
Virginia, including the following areas, in northeast
Kentucky, Boyd and Greenup. In southeast Ohio, Athens, Gallia,
Jackson OH, Lawrence OH, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and
Washington. In West Virginia, Cabell, Jackson WV, Mason,
Pleasants, Tyler, Wayne, and wood.

* From Thursday evening through Sunday morning

* a cold front will stall over the area bringing several rounds of
heavy rainfall starting late tonight and into Thursday morning.
Waves of significant precipitation will continue to move across
the area into Sunday.

* Flooding of poor drainage and low lying areas, especially along
small streams, creeks and rivers, especially the Ohio and
Muskingum rivers, is possible.


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.




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:16 PM EST on February 21, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect from Thursday evening through
Sunday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, and West
Virginia, including the following areas, in northeast
Kentucky, Boyd and Greenup. In southeast Ohio, Athens, Gallia,
Jackson OH, Lawrence OH, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and
Washington. In West Virginia, Cabell, Jackson WV, Mason,
Pleasants, Tyler, Wayne, and wood.

* From Thursday evening through Sunday morning

* a cold front will stall over the area bringing several rounds of
heavy rainfall starting late tonight and into Thursday morning.
Waves of significant precipitation will continue to move across
the area into Sunday.

* Flooding of poor drainage and low lying areas, especially along
small streams, creeks and rivers, especially the Ohio and
Muskingum rivers, is possible.


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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Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Connecticut - Record Report
Delaware - Record Report
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Guam -
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Kansas - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Maine - Record Report
Maryland - Record Report
Michigan - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
New Mexico - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
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Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Puerto Rico - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
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Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Virgin Islands - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia -
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Areal Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Wyoming - Record Report

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