Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
502 AM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

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GREENBRIER WV-
502 AM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 AM EDT FOR
GREENBRIER COUNTY...

AT 451 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
PRODUCING LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN ACROSS EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE
WARNED AREA.

BETWEEN TWO AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN EASTERN
GREENBRIER COUNTY...AND BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN
THE WESTERN PART OF THE COUNTY.

THE 911 CALL CENTER REPORTED THAT ANTHONY CREEK FLOODED ROUTE 92 AND
FLOODING ALONG STONEHOUSE ROAD NEAR CAMP ALLEGHANY BY EMANUEL RUN
CREEK.

THE GREATEST THREAT FOR FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN THE EASTERN
PART OF THE COUNTY BETWEEN ANTHONY AND ALVON...EAST OF LEWISBURG...
WITHIN THE ANTHONY CREEK DRAINAGE.  UPWARDS OF 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAD
FALLEN NEAR ALVON...RESULTING IN FLASH FLOODING. STREAMS WHICH FEED
INTO ANTHONY CREEK...SUCH AS WILEY RUN...WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH
FLOODING.

IF TRAVELING BE PREPARED FOR PONDING OF WATER AND DEBRIS ON THE
HIGHWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...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 3822 8036 3811 8036 3805 8026 3806 7996
      3769 8029 3769 8038 3772 8040 3769 8046
      3773 8066 3787 8080 3787 8075 3795 8081
      3799 8077 3804 8083 3806 8080 3808 8089
      3808 8071 3827 8044

$$

KK


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