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City of Athens, Ohio
Monday November 6th, 2017 :: 02:53 a.m. EST
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Flash Flood Warning until 08:45AM Monday

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Southwestern Morgan County in southeastern Ohio... Portions of Athens County in southeastern Ohio...

* Until 845 AM EST

* At 246 AM EST, gauge reports indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. 2 to 2.5 inches of rain has already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly on medium sized creeks.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Athens, Glouster, Chauncey, Jacksonville, Trimble, Amesville, Stroud Run State Park, Burr Oak State Park and The Plains.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ATHENS ... MORGAN

Instructions:

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. 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.

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Address/Location
City of Athens, Ohio
8 E Washington St
Athens, OH 45701

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 740-594-2900

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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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