Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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WGUS81 KAKQ 260114
FLSAKQ
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield, Va
914 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Virginia...

  Meherrin River At Lawrenceville affecting Brunswick County


For the Chowan Basin...including Lawrenceville...Minor flooding is
forecast.

VAC025-261314-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.FL.W.0002.170426T0348Z-170427T0316Z/
/LAWV2.1.ER.170426T0348Z.170426T1200Z.170426T2116Z.NO/
914 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Meherrin River At Lawrenceville
* until Wednesday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 08:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 14.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.9 feet by
  Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Wednesday evening.
* At 15.0 feet...Pasture land north of the river, downstream
of the gage, begins to flood.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 17.4
feet on
Feb 25 2016.

&&

LAT...LON  3683 7802 3676 7756 3666 7757 3668 7783
      3666 7793 3672 7803

$$



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