Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
811 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...The National Weather Service Blacksburg Va has issued
a Flood Warning for the following rivers in Virginia...

  Roanoke River at Randolph affecting Charlotte and Halifax counties

Runoff from the rainfall of 2 to 3 inches over the past two days will
produce minor flooding along the lower portions of the Roanoke River.
Impacts will be limited to flooded fields and possibly some roads near the
river.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas...the water may be much deeper
than you think.

Listen to NOAA weather radio or your favorite media outlet for later
statements or warnings.

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811 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg Va has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Roanoke River at Randolph
* from this morning until Wednesday afternoon
* At 07AM Tuesday the stage was 20.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue
  to rise to near 21.5 feet by this evening.The river will fall below
  flood stage by after midnight tomorrow.
* Impact...at 22.0 feet...River Road (Route 607) in Charlotte County
  and Black Walnut Road in Halifax County are closed by flooding.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 21.7
  feet on Oct 4 2015.

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LAT...LON 3695 7885 3703 7882 3702 7872 3690 7866
          3680 7863 3680 7870

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