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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:33 PM EDT on April 23, 2018

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of North Carolina and southwest Virginia, including
the following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC, Ashe,
Surry, Watauga, and Wilkes. In southwest Virginia, Carroll,
Floyd, Grayson, and Patrick.

* Through Tuesday afternoon.

* Prolonged moderate to heavy rainfall. Up to an additional two
inches of rain through Tuesday afternoon, leading to event
totals of three to four inches. Localized higher amounts
possible.

* Flooding of small streams and creeks, small rivers and urban
areas, including the Watauga river, tributaries and creeks
that flow into the New River and the urban areas of Boone,
West Jefferson, and Galax.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:33 PM EDT on April 23, 2018

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of North Carolina and southwest Virginia, including
the following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC, Ashe,
Surry, Watauga, and Wilkes. In southwest Virginia, Carroll,
Floyd, Grayson, and Patrick.

* Through Tuesday afternoon.

* Prolonged moderate to heavy rainfall. Up to an additional two
inches of rain through Tuesday afternoon, leading to event
totals of three to four inches. Localized higher amounts
possible.

* Flooding of small streams and creeks, small rivers and urban
areas, including the Watauga river, tributaries and creeks
that flow into the New River and the urban areas of Boone,
West Jefferson, and Galax.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




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Arizona - Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - Record Report
Colorado -
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada -
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North Carolina - Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Oregon - Record Report
South Carolina - Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Hydrologic Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Air Quality Alert
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement

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