Flood watch in effect for Athens County from 7PM, Thursday, 1/11/18 until 10AM, Friday, 1/12/18.
Excessive rain of 1.5 to 2.5 inches is possible. Flooding, Ice breakup and ice jam flooding possible over the watch area on streams, creeks and rivers.
Flooded roads and property along streams creeks and rivers throughout the watch area.
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.