Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
851 PM EDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Virginia...

  Dan River at South Boston affecting Halifax County

Falling levels along the Dan River at South Boston
contnue this evening and will do so through the weekend.
The river at South Boston should drop below flood stage
by Saturday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas...the water may be much deeper
than you think.

 Graphical forecast information is available on the internet at
http://www.weather.gov/rnk (lower case). Click on `rivers & lakes`.



The next scheduled statement will be issued by 6am Saturday.

&&

VAC083-290851-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170430T1040Z/
/SBNV2.3.ER.170424T1616Z.170427T0430Z.170429T2240Z.NO/
851 PM EDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Dan River at South Boston.
* until Sunday morning.
* at 08PM Friday the stage was 22.4 feet and falling.

* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Saturday
  evening.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 22.0
  feet on Jan 25 2017.

&&

LAT...LON 3660 7898 3672 7902 3675 7884 3668 7879


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