Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
406 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

VAZ009-312100-
SMYTH VA-
406 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  SMYTH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT

* AT 403 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING A CLUSTER OF HEAVY RAINSHOWERS IN THE WESTERN PART OF THE
  COUNTY FROM SALTVILLE...TO HUNGRY MOTHER STATE PARK...TO THOMAS
  BRIDGE...TO KONNAROCK...MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

* VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON
  ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MARION...
  SALTVILLE...
  CHILHOWIE...
  SUGAR GROVE...
  AND QUARRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PROLONGED HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER THE ROADWAY. DO
NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE WHERE THE ROAD HAS BECOME FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3696 8170 3694 8167 3699 8157 3702 8147
      3699 8149 3700 8145 3677 8126 3672 8143
      3671 8153 3667 8153 3664 8163 3680 8170
      3692 8183
TIME...MOT...LOC 2000Z 243DEG 14KT 3677 8153

$$

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