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Local Preparations Made as Rain Continues

October 29, 2012
By HEATHER ZIEGLER - Associate City Editor , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

"Be prepared" is not just the motto of Boy Scouts today. As the remnants of Hurricane Sandy overspread the Ohio Valley, local police, fire and emergency management officials are asking residents to prepare for the high winds and potentially heavy rain expected today through Tuesday. A flood watch for creeks and streams is in effect through Tuesday and a high wind warning has been issued from noon today through noon Tuesday for the Ohio Valley. Sustained winds of 25-30 mph are expected this afternoon and overnight with gusts up to 60 mph.

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