Heavy rains trigger flash flood warning for Huntington and flood advisories elsewhere on Tuesday evening
HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) – A flash flood warning has been issued for the Town of Huntington until 7:45 p.m. for the possibility of flooding of streets and overpasses.
The Scioto and Lewis Counties areas are another area that has been subject to a flood advisory.
Additionally, strong winds were reported at the Huntington Tri-State Airport. A gust of 55 miles per hour was recorded at 5:38 p.m.
Any of the showers could produce half an inch to an inch of rain in less than an hour. This is enough to submerge storm sewers or small streams and streams and make driving dangerous. Remember to never drive in an area where water covers the road.
More storms are forecast over the next few days, meaning more flooding is possible.
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