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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:25 AM EST Feb. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Portsmouth
* until Thursday morning.
* At 10 am the stage was 51.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 50 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising to near 52.9 feet by after midnight
tonight. The river will fall below flood stage early Thursday morning.
* At stages near 53 feet, water enters lower levels of homes in South
Portsmouth. Backwater flooding from the Ohio River worsens onto area
creeks, especially along the Ohio Side of the river through Scioto and
Adams counties. Flooding continues through stretches of Route 52.
Much of Portsmouth itself is protected by flood walls.



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1023 am EST sun Feb 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Scioto River at Piketon
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 10 am the stage was 21.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 20 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising to near 24 feet by tomorrow evening.
The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday afternoon.
* At stages near 25 feet, flooding of several low-lying roads occurs,
and backwater flooding poses serious problems in Pike and Scioto
counties.



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