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Barbour County OEM / 911
Sunday September 9th, 2018 :: 11:52 a.m. EDT

Alert

Flood Warning until 02:45PM

At 1139 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated over 3 inches of rain has fallen across the area overnight. Additional showers today will produce another 1 to 2 inches of rain and flooding is expected. Some locations that will experience flooding include... Clarksburg, Grafton, Philippi, Bridgeport, Shinnston, Stonewood, Nutter Fort, Salem, Lumberport, Anmoore, Enterprise, West Milford, Lost Creek, Flemington, Valley Falls, Grangeville, Knottsville, Wolf Summit, Meadland and Tygart Lake State Park.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BARBOUR, WV ... TAYLOR, WV ... DODDRIDGE, WV ... TYLER, WV ... HARRISON, WV

Instructions:

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you can do so safely. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately. 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
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:
Flood Warning

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