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Jefferson County HSEM
Friday May 5th, 2017 :: 12:10 p.m. EDT

Alert

Flood Warning until 05:00PM

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flood Warning for... Central Frederick County in northwestern Virginia... Berkeley County in the Panhandle of West Virginia...

* Until 500 PM EDT

* At 1206 PM EDT, reporting gauges and emergency management report rising water levels on Back Creek, Tuscarora Creek, and other small streams in the two counties. Mill Creek is above flood stage, which may cause flooding of Henshaw Road underneath Interstate 81 near Inwood.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include... Martinsburg, Inwood, Berkeley, Falling Waters, Hedgesville, Tomahawk, Glengary, Johnsontown, Shanghai, Gerrardstown, Gainesboro, Vanville, Bunker Hill, Cross Junction, Arden, Jones Springs, Gore and Martinsburg Airport.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BERKELEY

Instructions:

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

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Address/Location
Jefferson County HSEM
28 Industrial Boulevard #101
Kearneysville, WV 25430

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 304-728-3290

Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Warning

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