Flash Flood Warning Weather Alert(s)

A flash flood warning is in effect for Preble, Union, and Wayne counties

Last Updated 2 years ago by Devontae Jackson.

The National Weather Service has allowed this alert to expire.

The National Weather Service in Wilmington, OH has issued a flash flood warning. This flash flood warning has been issued for Preble County in Ohio, also for Union and Wayne counties in Indiana.

The NWS in Wilmington, OH says “Flash Flood Warning

National Weather Service Wilmington OH

1219 PM EST THU FEB 7 2019

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…

  Wayne County in east central Indiana…

  Union County in east central Indiana…

  Fayette County in east central Indiana…

  Preble County in west central Ohio…

* Until 615 PM EST.

* At 1217 PM EST, radar indicated that thunderstorms had produced 

  heavy rain across the warned area. Radar estimates show that 

  around 1 inch of rain has fallen in the past several hours, with 

  additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches possible through the 

  afternoon. Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash 

  flooding to occur.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…

  Richmond, Connersville, Eaton, Centerville, Cambridge City,

  Liberty, Camden, Lewisburg, New Paris, West Alexandria, Gratis,

  Dublin, West College Corner, Glenwood, Salem, Waterloo, Columbia,

  Bunker Hill, Abington and Brownsville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood

deaths occur in vehicles.

To report flash flooding, go to our website at weather.gov/iln and

submit your report via social media, when you can do so safely.

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