Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5
WGUS51 KRNK 242058

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
458 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Western Wilkes County in northwestern North Carolina...

* Until 800 PM EDT

* At 457 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to
  begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Mc Grady...
  Maple Springs...
  Halls Mills...
  and Elkville.

This includes the following streams and drainages...
North Fork Reddies River...
Reddies River...
Stony Fork...
Darnell Creek...
and Little Fork Creek.


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 3609 8145 3610 8149 3637 8131 3637 8129
      3636 8128 3636 8126 3639 8120 3638 8117
      3605 8136



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.