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FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL WEDNESDAY
Tuesday, March 18, 2008 9:16:36 AM - Monroe Ohio

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

 

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

 

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST INDIANA...KENTUCKY AND OHIO...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS... IN SOUTHEAST INDIANA...

DEARBORN... FRANKLIN IN...OHIO...RIPLEY AND SWITZERLAND. IN KENTUCKY...BOONE... BRACKEN...CAMPBELL...CARROLL... GALLATIN...

GRANT...KENTON...LEWIS... MASON...OWEN...PENDLETON AND ROBERTSON.

IN OHIO...ADAMS...BROWN... BUTLER...CLERMONT... CLINTON...

FAIRFIELD...FAYETTE OH...HAMILTON... HIGHLAND...

HOCKING...PICKAWAY... PIKE...ROSS...SCIOTO AND WARREN.

 

* FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

 

* RAIN AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXPAND IN COVERAGE AS A WARM FRONT LIFTS NORTH OF THE REGION BY TUESDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES...IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY...AS COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF GULF MOISTURE INTERACT WITH THE FRONT. WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED BY WEDNESDAY...WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS UP TO 5 INCHES.

 

* THE GROUND REMAINS SATURATED FROM SEVERAL RAIN AND SNOW EVENTS OVER THE PAST FEW WEEKS...SO ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL LIKELY LEAD TO FLOODING PROBLEMS. SOME RIVERS AND STREAMS MAY EXPERIENCE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING.

 

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS, CREEKS AND OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS IS POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA. PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD KEEP AN EYE ON THE WEATHER AND BE PREPARED FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION SHOULD HEAVY RAINS AND FLOODING OCCUR OR A FLOOD WARNING BE ISSUED.

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