Petersburg, WV (26847)

6:29 PM EDT on September 28, 2016 (GMT -0400)
Welton Orchard | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Public Information Statement

Elev 1821 ft 39.01 °N, 79.10 °W | Updated 4 minutes ago

Overcast
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62.1 °F
Feels Like 62.1 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from East

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1800 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:10 AM 7:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KW99 282215Z AUTO 30003KT 10SM OVC018 19/15 A2999 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E T01920145
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1800 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:10 AM 7:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KW99 282215Z AUTO 30003KT 10SM OVC018 19/15 A2999 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E T01920145

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:47 PM EDT Sep. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect into Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has expanded
the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of western Maryland and
eastern West Virginia... including the following areas... in
western Maryland... extreme western Allegany. In eastern West
Virginia... eastern Grant... western Grant and western Mineral.

* Into Friday morning

* a powerful low pressure system over the Midwest will bring
periods of heavy rain to our area tonight through Thursday
night.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 4 to 8 inches are expected.
Localized higher amounts are possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

These next few days will be a dangerous time... requiring more
than the usual awareness... planning and preparations.

If you are near streams or drainage ditches... keep an eye on them
and be ready to quickly seek higher ground. Water may rise
rapidly.

Clear out storm drains.

Those prone to basement flooding should prepare. Communities
prone to flooding should prepare.

Continue to check in on the forecast for updates.

Warnings will be issued for areas where flooding is imminent.
Ensure you get warnings from the National Weather Service through
your Mobile phone and or NOAA Weather Radio.

Be prepared to take action if a warning is issued for where you
are or if flooding is observed.

Ensure your kids dont play near flood waters.

Remember if you come across water crossing a Road... turn around
dont drown!