Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
950 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

WVZ045-010245-
GREENBRIER WV-
950 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  EASTERN GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT

* AT 946 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE EASTERN PART OF THE COUNTY FROM ALVON
  TO NEOLA...MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

* VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON
  ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.
  RAINFALL IN SOME AREAS OF THE EASTERN PART OF THE COUNTY FROM WHITE
  SULPHUR SPRINGS TO JUST SOUTH OF ALVON HAVE RANGED UPWARDS OF 1.5 INCHES
  DURING THE PAST HOUR.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NEOLA...
  ALVON...
  RORER...
  AND FRANKFORD.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3805 7997 3799 8000 3787 8017 3779 8023
      3778 8022 3777 8025 3789 8043 3805 8027
      3804 8016 3806 8011 3806 8000
TIME...MOT...LOC 0143Z 216DEG 11KT 3787 8021

$$

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