Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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WGUS81 KRNK 290934
FLSRNK

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
534 AM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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

  Dan River at South Boston affecting Halifax County


The river has fallen below flood stage early this morning
and should continue to recede today.

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`.

This will be the last statement issued regarding this flood event.

&&

VAC083-291004-
/O.CAN.KRNK.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170430T1040Z/
/SBNV2.3.ER.170424T1616Z.170427T0430Z.170429T0803Z.NO/
534 AM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017

the Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Dan River at South Boston.
* until Sunday morning.
* at 05AM Saturday the stage was 18.7 feet and falling.

* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Impact...at 19.0 feet...Flooding begins in low-lying agricultural
  land and woods.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 19.4
  feet on Dec 31 2015.

&&

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


$$




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