Daily River Forecasts
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA
FGUS51 KRNK 261449
DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1049 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015
24 hour basin average rainfall ending 8:00 AM TUESDAY WAS ZERO.
Forecast rainfall ending 8:00 AM WEDNESDAY IS BETWEEN A TENTH AND A QUARTER INCH ALONG AND WEST OF THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS. ACCUMULATIONS OF LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH ARE EXPECTED EAST OF THE RIDGES.
Impacts on area river stages over the next three days...CONSISTENT THUNDERSTORM AND SHOWER CHANCES WILL START A GENERAL RISING TREND TO MOST AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS. WITH STAGES ALREADY SO LOW FROM A DRY PAST FEW WEEKS...IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN MINIMAL WITH NO FLOODING EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
.B RNK 0526 E DC2015052610 DH07/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF
: Station Flood 12 UTC 24-Hr Day1 Day 2 Day 3
: ID Name Stage Stage Change 12 UTC Forecast
: Wed Thu Fri
: James River Basin
: New/Greenbrier River Basin
: Roanoke/Dan River Basin
: Yadkin River Basin
: Tennessee River Headwaters Basins
Note:These forecasts include fluctuations caused by known changes in
reservoir releases.Forecasts include all rainfall through 1200 utc (7
or 8 am) today...and the effects of projected rainfall through the
next 48 to 72 hours.
During periods of high water or flooding...Crest forecast updates may
be obtained in river Flood Warnings /WBCFLWRNK/ and river flood