Southeast 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 until 3 PM EST

* what... rain will change to snow by dawn Sunday morning. Total
snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches can be expected. Gusty winds
40 to 50 mph will accompany the snow, creating for whiteout
conditions at times. In addition, wind chill values of -5 to -15
will develop Sunday, with values of -20 degrees above 3500 feet.

* Where... southeast Pocahontas, southeast Randolph and northwest
Pocahontas counties.

* When... continuing through Sunday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. In
particular, roads will quickly become treacherous, as
temperatures plummet through the teens in wind blown snow early
Sunday. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches. The cold
wind chills could result in hypothermia if precautions are not

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
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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Wind Advisory
Issued: 10:55 PM EST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 7 am to 7 PM EST Sunday...

* winds... becoming sustained northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts
up to 50 mph.

* Timing... strongest winds occurring during the day on Sunday.

* Impacts... gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph for
more an hour, or wind gusts of 46 to 57 mph for any duration are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.