Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
441 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  East central Smyth County in southwestern Virginia...
  Southwestern Wythe County in southwestern Virginia...

* Until 1045 PM EDT Saturday

* At 440 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have
  already fallen in the past 30 minutes. Flash flooding is expected
  to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Rural Retreat...
  Mount Rogers National Recreation Area...
  Sugar Grove...
  and Marion Wytheville.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free at 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. Reports and
pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service
Blacksburg Facebook page and on Twitter.


LAT...LON 3695 8123 3683 8116 3677 8141 3686 8145



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