Northwest Randolph Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 8:05 PM EST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 3 am to 3 PM
EST Sunday...

* what... rain will change to snow during the predawn Sunday. Total
snow accumulations of up to two inches expected. Gusty winds 30
to 35 mph will accompany the snow, creating for low visibility
at times early Sunday morning.

* Where... portions of southwest Virginia, central and southern
West Virginia and the central and southern mountains of West

* When... from 3 am to 3 PM EST Sunday.

* Additional details... roads will quickly become treacherous, as
temperatures plummet through the 20s in wind blown snow early
Sunday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

Additional information can be found at
https://www.Weather.Gov/rlx as well as on our facebook and
twitter pages.

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 2:02 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
west central Randolph County in northeastern West Virginia...

* until 500 am EST.

* At 157 am EST, stream gauges along the Tygart Valley River
indicate that minor flooding will begin soon along the Tygart
Valley from Mill Creek to Dailey. The gauge on the Tygart Valley
River at Mill Creek was as 10.7 feet and still rising. Bankfull is
11 feet. As the river rises above bankfull, flooding will begin on
County Route 39 near the bridge. Other low spots along Mill Creek
and Tygart Valley may also experience high water.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Mill Creek, Dailey, Beverly and Huttonsville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to the National Weather Service by calling
toll free, 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.

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