Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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WGUS81 KRNK 061320
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
920 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

VAC185-WVC055-061320-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
TAZEWELL VA-MERCER WV-
920 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

...THE FLOOD WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 915 AM EDT
NORTHEASTERN TAZEWELL AND CENTRAL MERCER COUNTIES...

FLOODING IN TAZEWELL COUNTY HAS ENDED AND FLOOD WATERS HAVE
RECEDED...HOWEVER...STREAM LEVELS REMAIN HIGH.  RUNOFF FROM LAST
NIGHTS RAINFALL IS MOVING DOWNSTREAM WITHIN THE BLUESTONE RIVER
BASIN. THE BLUESTONE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO RISE FROM SPANISHBURG TO
PIPESTEM.  HIGH WATER LEVELS ALONG THE BLUESTONE WILL REMAIN A
CONCERN THROUGH TODAY. INTERESTS...ALONG THE BLUESTONE RIVER SHOULD
CLOSELY MONITOR THE RIVER LEVEL AND BE READY TO MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED.  RECREATIONALIST SHOULD AVOID THE
RIVER TODAY.


LAT...LON 3726 8145 3733 8133 3754 8102 3751 8098
      3732 8122 3724 8127 3717 8142

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