Athens Co FLOOD WATCH until 11PM, Mon, 9/5/22, excessive rainfall may cause flooding, watch for changing weather conditions

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for Athens County until 11:00PM, Monday, September 5, 2022.

WHAT…Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible.

WHERE…Portions of southeast Ohio, southwest Virginia, and West Virginia, including Athens County.

WHEN…Through 11:00PM, Monday, September 5, 2022.

IMPACTS…Flooding may occur in poor drainage areas, urban areas, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Excessive runoff may also result in flooding of creeks and streams.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.