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Flood warning now in effect for Wyoming, & Genesee Counties through late Monday. Snowfall from early this week combined with rainfall and warmer temperatures will result in flooding issues over the next 48 hours.

High Wind Watch in effect Monday November 24 for Monroe, Orleans, Genesee, & Wyoming Counties. Winds Gusts may exceed 50 mph.

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More in W.Va. cleared to use water after spill

Charleston, W. Virginia (AP) - The number of customers given the green light to use tap water continues to inch up after a chemical spill in West Virginia.

As of 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, West Virginia American Water said about 35 percent of affected customers had been cleared to turn their water back on. Thursday's spill affected 100,000 customers in the state, or about 300,000 people in all.

It could still be days before everyone in the Charleston metropolitan area gets the same good news.

The water company has provided a map on its website indicating status of the water. On Tuesday morning, a large swatch across the nine affected counties remained in the "Do not use" red zone. Those in the blue zone should have safe washing and drinking water, as long as people flush out their systems. Officials said the water may still have a slight licorice odor.

        Copyright Associated Press 2013.

 
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