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ATHENS CO FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 2PM, SAT, 4/29/17, WATCH FOR CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Athens County until 2 PM Saturday, April 29, 2017. Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected through the morning. Some areas within the watch have already received around … Continue reading

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Elevated fire danger exists this afternoon, Mon, 4/10/17, for Athens Co, Outdoor burning considered extremely dangerous

Elevated fire danger exists this afternoon, Monday, 4/10/17, for Athens County. Warm and dry conditions, combined with gusty winds this afternoon, will result in an enhanced fire danger. Outdoor burning is considered extremely dangerous at this time. Be very careful … Continue reading

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Elevated fire danger exists this afternoon, Sun, 4/9/17, for Athens Co, Outdoor burning considered extremely dangerous

Elevated fire danger exists this afternoon, Sunday, 4/9/17, for Athens County. Warm and dry conditions, combined with gusty winds this afternoon, will result in an enhanced fire danger. Outdoor burning is considered extremely dangerous at this time. Be very careful … Continue reading

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Flood Warning for NW Athens Co until 945AM, Fri, 3/31/17, seek shelter if threatened, stay out of flood waters

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for Northwestern Athens County until 945 AM, Friday, 3/31/17. Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated that moderate rain was falling over the area. The rain will cause flooding. Up to … Continue reading

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This is the Ohio state-wide TORNADO DRILL!! Consider what actions you would need to take if there was a tornado know!

This is the Ohio state-wide TORNADO DRILL!! Consider what actions you would need to take if there was a tornado know! Whether practicing in a tornado drill or sheltering during a warning, you are encouraged to remember DUCK! D – … Continue reading

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FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR ATHENS CO UNTIL 12NOON TODAY, FRI, 3/17/17, WATCH FOR ICE ON ROADS AND WALKWAYS

The National Weather Service has issued a Freezing Rain Advisory for Athens County, which is in effect until 12 noon today, Friday, March 17th. Patchy freezing rain is possible through the remainder of the morning hours. In some cases, the … Continue reading

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Flood Warning for NW Athens Co until 2PM, Wed, 3/1/17, seek shelter if threatened!

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for Northwestern Athens County until 200 PM. At 1101 AM, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain has ended, however streams and creeks will continue to rise as runoff enters the waterways. Many … Continue reading

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for SW Athens Co until 915 AM, seek shelter if threatened!

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southwestern Athens County until 915 AM. At 846 AM, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Mcarthur to near Greenbo Lake, moving east at 55 mph. … Continue reading

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Flash Flood Warning for NW Athens Co until 1115AM, Wed, 3/1/17, seek shelter if threatened!

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Northwestern Athens County until 1115 AM. At 822 AM, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Some locations … Continue reading

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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR ATHENS CO UNTIL 1PM, WED, 3/1/17, WATCH FOR CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS!

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR ATHENS COUNTY UNTIL 1PM WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2017. REMEMBER, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA. PERSONS IN … Continue reading

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