Thursday, May 24, 2018

River Forecast and Road Closure update

Broadcasted Live on Facebook at 10:45 a.m. on April 5.

What is a severe thunderstorm watch and what is a severe thunderstorm warning?

The National Weather Service defines it as follows: Severe Thunderstorm Watch: Be Prepared! Severe thunderstorms are possible in and near the watch area. Stay informed and be ready to act if a severe thunderstorm warning...

NWS issues severe thunderstorm warning

At 7:35 p.m., the NWS issued a severe thunderstorm warning for: Western Gallia County in southeastern Ohio... Northwestern Greenup County in northeastern Kentucky... Jackson County in southeastern Ohio... Southeastern Vinton County in southeastern Ohio... Northern Lawrence County in southeastern...

Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect until 1 a.m.

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Gallia County until 1 a.m., Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Also included in the watch are Athens, Guernsey, Jefferson, Monroe, Noble, Washington, Belmont, Harrison,...

Lincoln Pike Closure

Gallia County Engineer, Brett A. Boothe, announces that Lincoln Pike Road closed between Steele Road and Johnson Road on Monday, April 2, 2018 and will be closed for approximately six (6) weeks, weather permitting,...

Emergency Drill planned for April 7

ONLY A DRILL!!!! On Saturday April 7th 2018 at approximately noon, the Gallia County EMA/LEPC will be conducting their annual Hazardous Material Exercise. This year’s exercise is being hosted by the Vinton Fire Department....

Water quality report for City of Gallipolis now available

The Gallipolis Public Water System’s 2018 annual water quality report is now available! Visit http://www.ohioruralwater.org/gallipolis.html to view our 2018 annual water quality report and learn more about your drinking water. This report contains important information about...

County Commissioners declare emergency

The Gallia County Commissioners declared an emergency for Gallia County in a brief meeting held this morning at the Gallia County 911 center. The emergency declaration gives the County potential access to State and...

Ohio River Watch

Updated - February 26 at 3 p.m. As of the forecast issued this morning, projected crest levels continue to decline for both the Robert C. Byrd Locks and Dam and Point Pleasant. The forecasted date...

Kasich Issues Emergency Declaration to Support 17 Counties Impacted by Flooding Along Ohio River

COLUMBUS – Today Gov. John R. Kasich issued an emergency declaration for 17 counties along the Ohio River and in southern Ohio due to dangerous conditions resulting from severe storms and heavy rain.  An...

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