Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
RIVER FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON  WV
426 PM EDT TUE APR 14 2015

...The National Weather Service in Charleston Wv has issued a flood warning for
the following rivers... Coal River...


Affecting the following counties in West Virginia...Boone...Kanawha...Lincoln.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Turn around and don`t drown.  Do not drive into areas where
water is flowing over the roadway.  Most deaths occur when motorists
try crossing flooded roads.


Please report high water to the National Weather Service by
calling toll free...1-800-401-9535...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.


* The next statement will be issued around 10 pm or sooner if conditions change.


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WVC005-039-043-150826-
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/TORW2.1.ER.150415T1045Z.150415T1200Z.150415T1812Z.NO/
426 PM EDT TUE APR 14 2015

the National Weather Service in Charleston Wv has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Coal River At Tornado.
* from Wednesday morning to Wednesday evening...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  4:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.5 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by dawn Wednesday morning and continue to rise
  to near 26.0 feet by Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage by
  early afternoon Wednesday.
* 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 26.0 feet compares to a previous crest of 26.4 feet on April 4
  2015.

&&

LAT...LON 3840 8189 3830 8171 3818 8167 3818 8188


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