Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
446 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

VAC069-171-061445-
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FREDERICK VA-SHENANDOAH VA-
446 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN FREDERICK COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SHENANDOAH COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1045 AM EDT FRIDAY

* AT 442 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY
  RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES AROUND ONE TO TWO
  INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN...AND ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS UP TO ONE INCH
  ARE EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF SATURATED SOIL FROM PREVIOUS
  RAINFALL ALONG WITH THE RAINFALL EARLY THIS MORNING WILL CAUSE
  EXCESSIVE RUNOFF... ALLOWING CREEKS AND STREAMS TO RISE OUT OF
  THEIR BANKS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING
  INCLUDE... STRASBURG...MOUNT JACKSON...STAR TANNERY...BASYE-BRYCE
  MOUNTAIN...WOODSTOCK...MIDDLETOWN...BASYE...EDINBURG...
  MAURERTOWN...TOMS BROOK... GRAVEL SPRINGS...HARMONY...WILDE
  ACRES...CLARY...JEROME...HIGH VIEW MANOR...FORT VALLEY...FISHERS
  HILL...KINGS CROSSING AND ALONZAVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3901 7825 3900 7833 3898 7832 3898 7834
      3894 7830 3887 7834 3874 7849 3872 7863
      3874 7874 3882 7878 3892 7873 3893 7872
      3891 7872 3898 7863 3897 7859 3902 7855
      3903 7857 3915 7843 3917 7830

$$

BJL



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