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West Virginia, Nicholas

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... Lawrence County Kentucky and portions of western
and northern West Virginia

* hazard types... snow.

* Snow accumulations... 8 to 12 inches for northeast Kentucky and
the tri state area. 4 to 6 inches in the Kanawha valley and
southeast West Virginia... including the Charleston and Beckley
area. 8 to 10 inches in the northern West Virginia lowlands and
the northern West Virginia mountains.

* Timing... rain will change to snow by 10 PM tonight. The snow...
   heavy at times... will continue through the first half of
Thursday.

* Impacts... untreated roads and sidewalks could become snow and
ice covered. Reduced visibilities... below one mile at times...
can be expected. Snow could cause downed tree limbs and power
outages.

* Temperatures... in the mid 20s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow 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... sleet and ice 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 8:36 AM EST on March 05, 2015

Expires 2:45 PM 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 245 PM EST Thursday

* at 836 am EST runoff from rain and snowmelt Wednesday continue to
cause flooding on area 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...

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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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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