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Barbour County OEM / 911
Wednesday July 31st, 2019 :: 06:41 p.m. EDT

Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 09:45PM

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... West central Barbour County in northeastern West Virginia...

* Until 945 PM EDT.

* At 639 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Flash flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of west central Barbour County.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BARBOUR, WV

Instructions:

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. Please report Severe Weather 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.

Address/Location
Barbour County OEM / 911
111 Overlook Dr
Philippi, WV 26416

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 304-457-5167

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Warning

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