Flood Watch

Issued by NWS Pittsburgh PA


Affected Area: Muskingum; Guernsey; Belmont; Noble; Monroe; Washington; Greene; Fayette; Fayette Ridges; Ohio; Marshall; Wetzel; Marion; Monongalia; Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston; Preston; Eastern Preston; Western Tucker; Eastern Tucker

* What... Flooding Caused By Excessive Rainfall Is Possible.

* Where... Portions Of East Central Ohio, Including The Following Areas, Belmont, Guernsey, Monroe, Muskingum And Noble. Portions Of Southwest Pennsylvania, Including The Following Areas, Fayette, Greene, Higher Elevations Of Fayette And Washington. Portions Of West Virginia, Including The Following Areas, Eastern Preston, Eastern Tucker, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Preston, Ridges Of Eastern Monongalia And Northwestern Preston, Western Tucker And Wetzel.

* When... Through This Evening.

* Impacts... Excessive Runoff May Result In Flooding Of Rivers, Creeks, Streams, And Other Low-lying And Flood-prone Locations. Flooding May Occur In Poor Drainage And Urban Areas. Low-water Crossings May Be Flooded.

* Additional Details

- Http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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.