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Vinton County
Thursday December 20th, 2018 :: 10:54 p.m. EST

Alert

Flood Warning until 02:15AM Friday

At 1042 PM EST, gauges report 1.25 to 1.5 inches of rain has fallen thus far. Rain has slackened across much of the warned area. However, continued runoff will result in elevated levels on creeks and streams. Some may exceed bankfull and flood adjacent roads. Mudslides are also possible. Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Some locations that will experience flooding include... Parkersburg, Athens, Marietta, Belpre, Nelsonville, Point Pleasant, Gallipolis, Ripley, McConnelsville, and Rio Grande

* AFFECTED AREAS: MASON, WV ... WOOD, WV ... PERRY, OH ... JACKSON, WV ... GALLIA, OH ... JACKSON, OH ... MORGAN, OH ... VINTON, OH ... MEIGS, OH ... ATHENS, OH ... WASHINGTON, OH

Instructions:

Please report flooding to the National Weather Service by calling toll free, 800 401 9535, when you can do so safely. You may also report flooding by posting your report to the Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service Facebook Page, or by using the Twitter Hashtag, NWSRLX.

Address/Location
Vinton County
100 E Main St
McArthur, OH 45651

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 740-596-4571

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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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