ATHENS CO FLOOD WATCH 11PM, THU, 4/2 UNTIL 2AM SAT, 4/4, WATCH FOR CHANING WEATHER CONDITIONS!

Flood Watch

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WATCH FOR ATHENS COUNTY FROM 11PM THURSDAY, 4/2 UNTIL 2AM SATURDAY, 4/4.

WHAT: MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF RAIN

HOW MUCH: TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS COULD BE AROUND 2 INCHES

IMPACT: SMALL STREAM FLOODING IS POSSIBLE. MAINSTEM RIVERS WILL SEE SIGNIFICANT RISES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

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About Athens County Emergency Management Agency

Emergency Management Agency is the central point of coordination within the county for response and recovery to disasters. The primary focus of the agency when not in a response or recovery mode is to ensure that the county and citizens residing in it, are prepared to respond to an emergency or disaster and to lead mitigation efforts against the effects of future disasters.
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