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Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:19 PM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of North Carolina and Virginia, including the
following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC, Ashe,
Caswell, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes, and
Yadkin. In Virginia, Bland, Carroll, Floyd, Franklin, Grayson,
Halifax, Henry, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Pulaski, Smyth,
Tazewell, and Wythe.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* showers and thunderstorms could produce 1 to 2 inches of rain
or locally more in a short period of time this afternoon and
evening. High rainfall rates combined with wet soil conditions
could lead to flash flooding of creeks and streams.

* Flooding of streams and creeks can lead to impassable roads.
Mudslides are possible which would also impact travel.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Remember... turn around... don't drown!

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




644 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Watauga County in northwestern North Carolina...
Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...
western Grayson County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 1045 PM EDT

* at 643 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated moderate to heavy rain that
will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Boone...
Jefferson...
West Jefferson...
Blowing Rock...
and Beech Mountain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and
pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service
Blacksburg facebook Page and on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3634 8185 3636 8180 3634 8177 3634 8171
      3641 8174 3647 8170 3653 8171 3660 8166
      3664 8160 3676 8123 3650 8142 3632 8137
      3629 8139 3629 8141 3624 8148 3620 8146
      3614 8150 3612 8154 3612 8178 3623 8191


Wp


526 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Alleghany County in northwestern North Carolina...
northeastern Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...
southwestern Carroll County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Galax in southwestern Virginia...
eastern Grayson County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 930 PM EDT

* at 525 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Galax...
Sparta...
Independence...
Fries...
and Ennice.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and
pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service
Blacksburg facebook Page and on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3674 8124 3677 8115 3677 8109 3678 8109
      3680 8107 3682 8099 3679 8080 3641 8106
      3642 8108 3643 8108 3642 8115 3643 8117
      3641 8119 3649 8142


Wp


Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:19 PM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of North Carolina and Virginia, including the
following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC, Ashe,
Caswell, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes, and
Yadkin. In Virginia, Bland, Carroll, Floyd, Franklin, Grayson,
Halifax, Henry, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Pulaski, Smyth,
Tazewell, and Wythe.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* showers and thunderstorms could produce 1 to 2 inches of rain
or locally more in a short period of time this afternoon and
evening. High rainfall rates combined with wet soil conditions
could lead to flash flooding of creeks and streams.

* Flooding of streams and creeks can lead to impassable roads.
Mudslides are possible which would also impact travel.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Remember... turn around... don't drown!

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




644 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Watauga County in northwestern North Carolina...
Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...
western Grayson County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 1045 PM EDT

* at 643 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated moderate to heavy rain that
will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Boone...
Jefferson...
West Jefferson...
Blowing Rock...
and Beech Mountain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and
pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service
Blacksburg facebook Page and on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3634 8185 3636 8180 3634 8177 3634 8171
      3641 8174 3647 8170 3653 8171 3660 8166
      3664 8160 3676 8123 3650 8142 3632 8137
      3629 8139 3629 8141 3624 8148 3620 8146
      3614 8150 3612 8154 3612 8178 3623 8191


Wp


526 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Alleghany County in northwestern North Carolina...
northeastern Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...
southwestern Carroll County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Galax in southwestern Virginia...
eastern Grayson County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 930 PM EDT

* at 525 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Galax...
Sparta...
Independence...
Fries...
and Ennice.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and
pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service
Blacksburg facebook Page and on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3674 8124 3677 8115 3677 8109 3678 8109
      3680 8107 3682 8099 3679 8080 3641 8106
      3642 8108 3643 8108 3642 8115 3643 8117
      3641 8119 3649 8142


Wp


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