ATHENS - The
National Weather Service
has issued a flash flood
watch for portions of Southeast Ohio including Athens
County from 2 p.m. Wednesday
May 28 through 6 p.m. Thursday May
Rounds of showers and thunderstorms are
Thursday afternoon. The showers will be moving
slower tonight and Thursday.
Any shower or
contain a local downpour
with an inch of rain
falling in less than an
hour. If repetitive or prolong showers hit the same area, flash flooding can occur or small
streams and creeks.