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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 1:55 AM EST on March 05, 2015

Expires 7:00 PM EST on March 05, 2015


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

* locations... portions of southern West Virginia and southwest
Virginia.

* Hazard types... freezing rain... sleet... and snow.

* Ice accumulations... a trace to a few hundredths of an inch.

* Snow accumulations... 3 to 5 inches.

* Timing... after midnight tonight into Thursday.

* Impacts... untreated roads and sidewalks could become snow and
ice covered. Snow and ice could cause downed tree limbs and
power outages.

* Temperatures... in the upper 20s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast
that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If
you must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

Please report snow accumulations to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free... 800-401-9535... when you can do so safely.
This phone number is to be used for reporting purposes only.

You can also report winter weather by posting your report to the
Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page...
or by using the twitter hashtag... nwsrlx.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of
weather information for the latest updates.

Additional details can also be found at www.Weather.Gov/rlx.





Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:56 AM EST on March 05, 2015

Expires 8:30 AM EST on March 05, 2015


The National Weather Service in Charleston has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
east central Buchanan County in Virginia...
southeastern Braxton County in West Virginia...
Fayette County in West Virginia...
this includes the cities of... Fayetteville... Babcock State Park...
McDowell County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Welch...
Nicholas County in West Virginia...
this includes the cities of... Summersville... Richwood...
west central Pocahontas County in West Virginia...
Raleigh County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Beckley...
extreme southwestern Randolph County in West Virginia...
Webster County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Webster Springs...
Wyoming County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Pineville...

* until 845 am EST

* at 356 am EST runoff and snowmelt continue to cause flooding on
some rivers... creeks... and streams. Additionally... country roads and
farmlands along the banks of rivers... creeks... streams and other low
lying areas are subject to flooding.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flooding is observed act quickly. Move up to
higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject to
flooding when water begins rising.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.

Please report high water to the National Weather Service by calling
toll free... 800-401-9535... when you can do so safely.

You may also report high water by posting your report to the
Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page... or
by using the twitter hashtag... nwsrlx.


Lat... Lon 3730 8191 3748 8193 3772 8172 3779 8151
      3827 8120 3840 8088 3867 8050 3844 8004
      3819 8036 3822 8037 3826 8044 3808 8070
      3809 8088 3807 8081 3788 8076 3782 8092
      3771 8090 3757 8120 3729 8141 3720 8157


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349 am EST Thu Mar 5 2015

The National Weather Service in Charleston has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Buchanan County in Virginia...
this includes the cities of... Grundy... Davenport...
Dickenson County in Virginia...
this includes the cities of... John Flannagan Lake... Haysi...
Clintwood... Breaks Interstate Park...

* until 830 am EST

* at 349 am EST runoff and snowmelt continue to cause flooding on
some rivers... creeks... and streams.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams. Additionally... country roads and farmlands along
the banks of creeks... streams and other low lying areas are subject
to flooding.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flooding is observed act quickly. Move up to
higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject to
flooding when water begins rising.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.

Please report high water to the National Weather Service by calling
toll free... 800-401-9535... when you can do so safely.

You may also report high water by posting your report to the
Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service facebook Page... or
by using the twitter hashtag... nwsrlx.


Lat... Lon 3700 8244 3718 8256 3721 8255 3727 8235
      3752 8198 3749 8196 3747 8200 3744 8194
      3736 8193 3729 8185 3728 8179 3722 8174
      3712 8195 3712 8200 3709 8201 3703 8212
      3699 8229 3695 8236


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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 5:29 AM EST on March 05, 2015

Expires 7:00 AM EST on March 05, 2015


... Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 am EST this morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Kentucky... southeast Ohio... southwest
Virginia and West Virginia... including the following areas...
in northeast Kentucky... Boyd... Carter... Greenup and Lawrence
KY. In southeast Ohio... Athens... Gallia... Lawrence OH... Meigs
and Washington. In southwest Virginia... Buchanan and
Dickenson. In West Virginia... Barbour... Boone... Braxton...
Cabell... Calhoun... Clay... Doddridge... Fayette... Gilmer...
Harrison... Jackson WV... Kanawha... Lewis... Lincoln... Logan...
Mason... McDowell... Mingo... Nicholas... Pleasants... Pocahontas...
   Putnam... Raleigh... Randolph... Ritchie... Roane... Taylor...
Tyler... Upshur... Wayne... Webster... Wirt... wood and Wyoming.

* Until 7 am EST this morning

* the widespread rain that caused water problems on Wednesday and
Wednesday night had transitioned to sleet and wet snow.
However... runoff was acting to continue the water problems this
morning. Many County flood warnings were still active... for
stream and creek flooding.

* Minor to moderate flooding will also be likely through today
along a few of the larger rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

The Flood Watch means the potential for additional flooding
continues.

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.







Local Storm Report



03/04/2015 0600 PM

2 miles NE of Hurley, Buchanan County.

Flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Water over guesses Fork Road





03/04/2015 0600 PM

2 miles NE of Hurley, Buchanan County.

Flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Water over guesses Fork Road





03/04/2015 0410 PM

Hurley, Buchanan County.

Flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Mud slide from rain reported on Road near Hurley... no
            further details





03/04/2015 0410 PM

Hurley, Buchanan County.

Flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Mud slide from rain reported on Road near Hurley... no
            further details



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:23 AM EST on March 05, 2015


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 24
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/rlx

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Kentucky

... Boyd County...
   3 S Cannonsburg 7.0 502 am 3/05 public

... Carter County...
   Olive Hill 8.0 249 am 3/05 public

... Greenup County...
   Flatwoods 6.0 133 am 3/05 public
   2 W Warnock 5.0 1037 PM 3/04 32 degrees

... Lawrence County...
   Fallsburg 5.0 512 am 3/05 Emergency Mngr
   Louisa 3.5 512 am 3/05 Emergency Mngr

Ohio

... Athens County...
   Athens 6.8 521 am 3/05 public
   4 N Athens 3.0 1124 PM 3/04 public

... Gallia County...
   7 E Oak Hill 10.0 245 am 3/05 public

... Jackson County...
   Oak Hill 10.0 338 am 3/05 public

... Lawrence County...
   Ironton 9.0 523 am 3/05 public

... Meigs County...
   Pomeroy 12.0 544 am 3/05 public
   Racine 10.0 527 am 3/05 public

... Washington County...
   Marietta 5.0 1230 am 3/05 public

West Virginia

... Barbour County...
   Belington 2.0 140 am 3/05 public
   Philippi 2.0 1126 PM 3/04 amateur radio

... Cabell County...
   Huntington 6.5 145 am 3/05 trained spotter

... Doddridge County...
   West Union 3.0 1217 am 3/05 public

... Gilmer County...
   Glenville 5.0 616 am 3/05 public

... Harrison County...
   Wallace 9.8 540 am 3/05 public
   Shinnston 7.0 522 am 3/05 public
   1 W Bridgeport 3.0 1237 am 3/05 broadcast media
   Bridgeport 1.8 1025 PM 3/04 broadcast media

... Jackson County...
   Ravenswood 6.5 529 am 3/05 public
   Gay 6.0 500 am 3/05 public
   given 4.0 1152 PM 3/04 public

... Kanawha County...
   St. Albans 3.5 520 am 3/05 public
   6 WSW Charleston 2.5 511 am 3/05 NWS office

... Lewis County...
   Jackson Mill 5.0 528 am 3/05 public
   5 N Weston 3.0 1233 am 3/05 public

... Lincoln County...
   West Hamlin 6.0 617 am 3/05 public

... Mason County...
   Point Pleasant 9.5 340 am 3/05 public
   Leon 8.0 517 am 3/05 public
   Mason 5.0 114 am 3/05 public

... Pleasants County...
   Arvilla 5.0 100 am 3/05 public

... Putnam County...
   hurricane 5.0 531 am 3/05 public
   5 ENE Culloden 5.0 1216 am 3/05 public
   1 E Winfield 3.0 1204 am 3/05 measured in Red House.

... Raleigh County...
   Beckley 1.7 1046 PM 3/04 broadcast media

... Ritchie County...
   Pennsboro 8.0 522 am 3/05 public

... Roane County...
   Reedy 6.0 521 am 3/05 public

... Tyler County...
   Sistersville 4.0 1238 am 3/05 public

... Wood County...
   Davisville 11.0 546 am 3/05 public
   Washington 9.0 433 am 3/05 public
   Parkersburg 8.5 447 am 3/05 public
   Vienna 7.0 524 am 3/05 public


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Louisiana - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
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Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
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