CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for 25 counties until 11 o’clock Wednesday night.
Meteorologists said heavy rain could make for some high water in Barbour, Braxton, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Fayette, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson, Kanawha, Lewis, Mason, Nicholas, Pleasants, Pocahontas, Putnam, Randolph, Ritchie, Roane, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Webster, Wirt and Wood counties.
The weather service said the system is coming into the state from the north and a cold front forecasted for Wed. afternoon would produce widespread showers and storms containing heavy rain.
Skies are expected to clear by early Thursday morning making for mostly dry conditions into Friday evening.
A line of heavy storms Tuesday night produced flooding in parts of Harrison, Barbour and Taylor counties.