River Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1133 AM EST MON FEB 3 2014

...SHARP RISES EXPECTED ON THE GREENBRIER RIVER TODAY AND TONIGHT...

STAGES ALONG THE GREENBRIER RIVER IN GREENBRIER COUNTY WILL BE
RISING QUICKLY DUE TO RUNOFF FROM THE 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN THAT
FELL ACROSS THE BASIN INTO THIS MORNING AND FROM SNOWMELT.

THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO CREST AT ALDERSON EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
SLIGHTLY BELOW THE MINOR FLOOD STAGE OF 14 FEET.

THIS FORECAST WILL BE UPDATED LATER TODAY AS ADDITIONAL DATA
IS RECEIVED AND ANALYZED.

&&


                     FLD  OBSERVED         FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION             STG  STG  DAY TIME    TUE    WED    THU

GREENBRIER RIVER
  ALDERSON            14   4.5 MON 11 AM   12.9    5.5    5.0

NOTE:THESE FORECASTS INCLUDE FLUCTUATIONS CAUSED BY KNOWN CHANGES IN
RESERVOIR RELEASES.   FORECASTS INCLUDE ALL RAINFALL THROUGH 700 AM
TODAY...AND THE EFFECTS OF PROJECTED RAINFALL THROUGH THE NEXT 48
HOURS.

DURING PERIODS OF HIGH WATER OR FLOODING...CREST FORECAST UPDATES MAY
BE OBTAINED IN RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS /WBCFLWRNK / AND RIVER FLOOD
STATEMENTS /WBCFLSRNK/.




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