Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
1011 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

VAC071-240615-
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Giles VA-
1011 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Central Giles County in southwestern Virginia...

* Until 115 AM EST

* At 1008 PM EST, Walker Creek at Bane was approaching flood stage
  of 11 feet. The creek will likely reach just above flood stage by
  11pm, then fall below after midnight. At 11 feet, Walker Creek
  floods a portion of Highway 42.



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 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.

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LAT...LON 3731 8065 3723 8065 3723 8081 3730 8081

$$

WP



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