Deluge of rain drenches county, brings Flood Watch


Heavy rain brings Flood Watch

Veterans’ grave markers were partly under water Thursday at Sugar Grove Cemetery in Wilmington.

Veterans’ grave markers were partly under water Thursday at Sugar Grove Cemetery in Wilmington.


Tom Barr | News Journal

Many Clinton County farm fields were saturated by the heavy rain this week.


Tom Barr | News Journal

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.


Tom Barr | News Journal

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.


Tom Barr | News Journal

A sign of what was to come Thursday for Sabina motorists.


Tom Barr | News Journal

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.


Tom Barr | News Journal

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.


Tom Barr | News Journal

Veterans’ grave markers were partly under water Thursday at Sugar Grove Cemetery in Wilmington.

Many Clinton County farm fields were saturated by the heavy rain this week.

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.

A sign of what was to come Thursday for Sabina motorists.

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.

Veterans’ grave markers were partly under water Thursday at Sugar Grove Cemetery in Wilmington.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_cemetery-1.jpgVeterans’ grave markers were partly under water Thursday at Sugar Grove Cemetery in Wilmington. Tom Barr | News Journal

Many Clinton County farm fields were saturated by the heavy rain this week.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_field-1.jpgMany Clinton County farm fields were saturated by the heavy rain this week. Tom Barr | News Journal

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_sabina-both-ways-1.jpgMotorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came. Tom Barr | News Journal

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_sabina-car-and-semi-1.jpgMotorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came. Tom Barr | News Journal

A sign of what was to come Thursday for Sabina motorists.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_sign-1-1.jpgA sign of what was to come Thursday for Sabina motorists. Tom Barr | News Journal

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_yard-1.jpgMotorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came. Tom Barr | News Journal

Motorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/02/web1_semi-2-1.jpgMotorists in Sabina and elsewhere in Clinton County had a choice of plowing through high water — including here on Washington Street/U.S. 22 & Ohio 3 — or diverting to a side street early Thursday afternoon. The rain was even accompanied by occasional rumbles of thunder. Clinton County was under a Flood Watch issued by the National Weather Service Thursday until 7 a.m. Friday — but at 3:46 p.m. that was changed to a Flash Flood Warning until 9:15 p.m. Thursday as even heavier rain came. Tom Barr | News Journal
Heavy rain brings Flood Watch