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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 12:52 PM 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.

* Total snow accumulations... 10 to 14 inches for northeast
Kentucky and the tri state area. 4 to 8 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... snow will taper off from west to east this afternoon.

* 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... mainly lower to 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.




Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:27 AM EST on March 05, 2015

Expires 3:00 PM EST on March 05, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Coal River at tornado.
* At 8:15 am Thursday the stage was 27.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 28.2 feet by this afternoon.
The river will fall below flood stage tonight.
* At stages near 27.0 feet... Coal River Road is flooded in several places along
river. Smith Creek Road and Ferrell roads are impassable.
* A crest near 28.2 feet compares to a previous crest of 29.0 feet on November 20
2003.


Lat... Lon 3840 8189 3830 8171 3818 8167 3818 8188





849 am EST Thu Mar 5 2015

The National Weather Service in Charleston has extended the

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
northeastern Boone County in West Virginia...
southern Braxton County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Sutton...
northeastern Cabell County in West Virginia...
southern Calhoun County in West Virginia...
Clay County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Clay...
northwestern Fayette County in West Virginia...
Jackson County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Ripley...
Kanawha County in West Virginia...
this includes the cities of... Nitro... Charleston...
northeastern Lincoln County in West Virginia...
Mason County in West Virginia...
this includes the cities of... Pomeroy... Point Pleasant...
Putnam County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Winfield...
Roane County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Spencer...

* until 300 PM EST Thursday

* at 848 am EST runoff from rain and snowmelt Wednesday continues 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 3861 8217 3879 8222 3903 8203 3888 8189
      3893 8176 3908 8181 3910 8175 3901 8153
      3892 8151 3893 8127 3884 8101 3872 8098
      3878 8086 3865 8050 3851 8087 3849 8082
      3827 8122 3799 8143 3832 8212 3852 8231


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844 am EST Thu Mar 5 2015

The National Weather Service in Charleston has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Boyd County in Kentucky...
this includes the cities of... Cannonsburg... Ashland...
Carter County in Kentucky...
this includes the cities of... Olive Hill... Grayson Lake State
Park... Grayson... Carter caves State Park...
Greenup County in Kentucky...
Lawrence County in Kentucky...
this includes the cities of... Yatesville lake State Park...
Louisa... Blaine...
Boone County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Madison...
Cabell County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Huntington...
Lincoln County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Hamlin...
Logan County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Logan...
Mingo County in West Virginia...
this includes the city of Williamson...
northwestern Raleigh County in West Virginia...
Wayne County in West Virginia...
this includes the cities of... Wayne... Beech Fork State Park...
Lawrence County in southeast Ohio...
this includes the cities of... Proctorville... Lake Vesuvius...
Ironton... Coal Grove... Chesapeake...

* until 300 PM EST Thursday

* at 842 am EST runoff from rain and snowmelt Wednesday continues 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 3834 8324 3873 8303 3875 8289 3858 8281
      3885 8260 3828 8210 3793 8138 3777 8158
      3775 8176 3770 8170 3753 8190 3754 8202
      3769 8231 3796 8252 3788 8262 3797 8300
      3817 8292 3827 8318 3823 8323 3832 8334


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Local Storm Report



03/05/2015 0903 am

7 miles NNW of Whitesville, Boone County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Rt 3 flooded with 3 feet of water on the Road





03/05/2015 0835 am

7 miles SSW of Danville, Boone County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour snowfall.




03/05/2015 0835 am

7 miles SSW of Danville, Boone County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Snow depth.




03/04/2015 0110 PM

2 miles NNW of Van, Boone County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Pond Fork out of banks... flooding Pond Fork Rd/WV-85




03/04/2015 0110 PM

2 miles NNW of Van, Boone County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Pond Fork out of banks... flooding Pond Fork Rd/WV-85



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:53 PM 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

... Carter County...
   5 NE Olive Hill 12.0 1002 am 3/05 trained spotter
   7 W Olive Hill 11.0 1022 am 3/05 public

Ohio

... Athens County...
   3 se Athens 11.0 1202 PM 3/05 public

... Gallia County...
   3 SW Gallipolis 13.0 1244 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   6 N Crown City 12.0 1243 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Lawrence County...
   5 NW Waterloo 15.0 1038 am 3/05 public

... Morgan County...
   Hackney 8.0 1047 am 3/05 public

... Perry County...
   New Lexington 6.0 1150 am 3/05 trained spotter
   Junction City 4.5 1152 am 3/05 trained spotter

... Vinton County...
   2 NNE McArthur 9.0 1234 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   Hamden 8.0 1235 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Washington County...
   Belpre 10.0 1050 am 3/05 public
   Marietta 9.5 1030 am 3/05 public
   1 S Beverly 7.0 1042 am 3/05 public

West Virginia

... Barbour County...
   3 S Belington 13.0 1224 PM 3/05 broadcast media

... Braxton County...
   Flatwoods 5.5 1044 am 3/05 public

... Cabell County...
   Huntington 11.5 1117 am 3/05 public
   Milton 9.5 1154 am 3/05 public

... Harrison County...
   1 E Bridgeport 8.0 1052 am 3/05 public
   Lost Creek 6.0 1051 am 3/05 public

... Kanawha County...
   Cross Lanes 7.5 1028 am 3/05 NWS employee
   2 S St. Albans 6.7 1134 am 3/05 public
   St. Albans 4.5 1056 am 3/05 public
   Charleston 4.5 1057 am 3/05 NWS employee

... Lewis County...
   Weston 7.8 1216 PM 3/05 public

... Mason County...
   New Haven 13.0 1250 PM 3/05 trained spotter
   6 E Point Pleasant 11.0 1251 PM 3/05 trained spotter

... Pleasants County...
   St. Marys 9.0 1055 am 3/05 public

... Putnam County...
   5 NNE Poca 10.5 1219 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   2 N Liberty 10.0 1233 PM 3/05 NWS employee
   4 S hurricane 8.8 1213 PM 3/05 NWS employee

... Raleigh County...
   MacArthur 9.0 1039 am 3/05 public

... Randolph County...
   Beverly 6.0 1024 am 3/05 trained spotter

... Ritchie County...
   Pennsboro 12.0 1044 am 3/05 public

... Roane County...
   Walton 9.0 1046 am 3/05 public

... Upshur County...
   Buckhannon 7.5 1058 am 3/05 public

... Wood County...
   Walker 13.0 1103 am 3/05 public
   Washington 12.5 1048 am 3/05 public
   Mineralwells 11.0 1059 am 3/05 public
   Parkersburg 10.0 1042 am 3/05 public
   Williamstown 9.0 1047 am 3/05 public
   Vienna 9.0 1052 am 3/05 public
   Boaz 8.3 1100 am 3/05 public


**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Ohio

... Perry County...
   1 NNE New Lexington 3.9 900 am 3/05 cocorahs

West Virginia

... Kanawha County...
   4 WSW Charleston 5.0 900 am 3/05 cocorahs


***********************snow on ground***********************

Location snow time/date comments
                     on ground of
                     /inches/ measurement

Ohio

... Perry County...
   1 NNE New Lexington 4.0 900 am 3/05 cocorahs

West Virginia

... Kanawha County...
   4 WSW Charleston 5.0 900 am 3/05 cocorahs


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