Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
724 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers
in Virginia...

  Dan River at South Boston affecting Halifax County

The Dan River at South Boston fell below flood stage
of 19 feet just before 7 AM this morning and levels
will continue to decline the rest of the day.
The river crested at 21.64 feet yesterday 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.erh.noaa.gov/rnk (lower case). Click on `rivers & lakes
ahps`.

This is the final statement on this event.

&&

VAC083-051154-
/O.CAN.KRNK.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-160505T2232Z/
/SBNV2.1.ER.160503T1313Z.160504T2300Z.160505T1033Z.NO/
724 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

the Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Dan River at South Boston.
* until this evening.
* at 07AM Thursday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 22.4
  feet on Feb 26 2016.

&&

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


$$

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