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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 4:11 PM EDT on June 27, 2016

Expires 8:15 PM EDT on June 27, 2016


The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
the city of Waynesboro in western Virginia...
east central Augusta County in western Virginia...
northwestern Albemarle County in central Virginia...

* until 815 PM EDT

* at 411 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the area. Up to three inches of rain have already
fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that are expected to experience flooding include...
Waynesboro... Crimora... Fishersville... New Hope... Hermitage and
Greenwood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:40 AM EDT on June 27, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on June 27, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of western Virginia and eastern West Virginia...
including the following areas... in western Virginia...
Augusta... eastern Highland... Rockingham and western Highland.
In eastern West Virginia... eastern Pendleton and western
Pendleton.

* Through this evening.

* Thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are expected this afternoon
into this evening. Average rainfall amounts up to 1 inch are
expected with locally higher amounts between 2 and 3 inches
possible. These amounts combined with already wet conditions
from recent heavy rains will lead to an enhanced flash flooding
threat.

* Heavy amounts of rain in a short period of time may cause
creeks and streams to quickly rise out of their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

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





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