Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
504 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...Minor flooding along the following rivers in Virginia...
  Roanoke River At Roanoke affecting Roanoke...City of Roanoke AND
  City of Salem.

 ...due to runoff and upstream water from small creeks...

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.

&&

VAC161-770-775-241004-
/O.CON.KRNK.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T1011Z/
/RONV2.1.ER.170123T1704Z.170123T1815Z.170123T2211Z.NO/
504 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017


* until late tonight
* At 04PM Monday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 10.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to a crest of 11 feet before falling
  to below flood stage this evening.
* Impact...at 10.0 feet...Roanoke River Greenway path begins to
  flood along right bank.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 10.3
  feet on Nov 12 2009.

&&

LAT...LON 3720 8012 3729 8016 3732 8006 3731 7988
          3722 7988

$$




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