Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
908 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

VAZ007-230145-
TAZEWELL VA-
908 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  WESTERN TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 945 PM EDT

* AT 906 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING AN AREA OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SHOWERS WITH EMBEDDED
  THUNDERSTORMS FROM NEAR CEDAR BLUFF...NORTH INTO MCDOWELL
  COUNTY WEST VIRGINIA. THIS AREA WAS MOVING TO THE SOUTH AT 25 MPH.


* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RICHLANDS...
  GLEN BURKE...
  RAVEN...
  CLAYPOOL HILL...
  AND CLIFFIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PROLONGED HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER THE ROADWAY.
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE WHERE THE ROAD HAS BECOME FLOODED. SMALL
STREAMS ALSO MAY RISE RAPIDLY...WITH MINOR STREET FLOODING IN THE
RICHLANDS AREA POSSIBLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3721 8156 3700 8157 3697 8179 3705 8183
      3709 8187 3715 8190
TIME...MOT...LOC 0105Z 349DEG 28KT 3711 8178

$$

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