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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:13 PM EST on February 22, 2018

Expires 6:00 AM EST on February 26, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of western Maryland, east central Ohio, Pennsylvania,
and West Virginia, including the following areas, in western
Maryland, Garrett. In east central Ohio, Belmont, Carroll,
Columbiana, Coshocton, Guernsey, Harrison, Jefferson, Monroe,
Muskingum, Noble, and Tuscarawas. In Pennsylvania, Allegheny,
Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Clarion, Fayette, Fayette ridges,
Forest, Greene, Indiana, Jefferson, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango,
Washington, Westmoreland, and Westmoreland ridges. In West
Virginia, Brooke, eastern Preston, eastern Tucker, Hancock,
Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Preston, ridges of eastern
Monongalia and northwestern Preston, western Tucker, and
Wetzel.

* Through Sunday evening

* although rainfall amounts are expected to be light tonight,
rainfall of 1.5 to 3.0 inches is possible through the weekend.

* The ground is very saturated and water levels in local streams
remain high.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




1150 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the youghiogheny river at Sutersville
* from Sunday evening to late Sunday night.
* At 11:15 am Thursday the stage was 10.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.





1150 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Conemaugh river at Seward
* from Sunday morning to late Sunday night.
* At 10:45 am Thursday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday morning.





1150 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Monongahela river near Elizabeth
* from Sunday afternoon to Monday morning.
* At 11:15 am Thursday the stage was 15.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday afternoon.





1150 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Monongahela river near Charleroi
* from Sunday afternoon to Monday morning.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday early afternoon.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:13 PM EST on February 22, 2018

Expires 6:00 AM EST on February 26, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of western Maryland, east central Ohio, Pennsylvania,
and West Virginia, including the following areas, in western
Maryland, Garrett. In east central Ohio, Belmont, Carroll,
Columbiana, Coshocton, Guernsey, Harrison, Jefferson, Monroe,
Muskingum, Noble, and Tuscarawas. In Pennsylvania, Allegheny,
Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Clarion, Fayette, Fayette ridges,
Forest, Greene, Indiana, Jefferson, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango,
Washington, Westmoreland, and Westmoreland ridges. In West
Virginia, Brooke, eastern Preston, eastern Tucker, Hancock,
Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Preston, ridges of eastern
Monongalia and northwestern Preston, western Tucker, and
Wetzel.

* Through Sunday evening

* although rainfall amounts are expected to be light tonight,
rainfall of 1.5 to 3.0 inches is possible through the weekend.

* The ground is very saturated and water levels in local streams
remain high.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




1150 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the youghiogheny river at Sutersville
* from Sunday evening to late Sunday night.
* At 11:15 am Thursday the stage was 10.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.





1150 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Conemaugh river at Seward
* from Sunday morning to late Sunday night.
* At 10:45 am Thursday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday morning.





1150 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Monongahela river near Elizabeth
* from Sunday afternoon to Monday morning.
* At 11:15 am Thursday the stage was 15.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday afternoon.





1150 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Monongahela river near Charleroi
* from Sunday afternoon to Monday morning.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday early afternoon.





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