Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
157 AM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

VAC031-163-280603-
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ROCKBRIDGE VA-CAMPBELL VA-
157 AM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR SOUTHWESTERN ROCKBRIDGE
AND WEST CENTRAL CAMPBELL COUNTIES...

ONLY LIGHT RAINFALL REMAINS WITHIN THIS PORTION OF THE FLOOD
ADVISORY AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN THESE AREAS WERE GENERALLY AROUND
1 INCH SINCE 11 PM EDT. FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED IN THESE
AREAS...THUS THE FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT...LON 3766 7968 3760 7957 3758 7958 3753 7950
      3756 7944 3721 7935 3709 7942 3707 7959
      3766 7973 3767 7967

$$

VAC019-023-280715-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BOTETOURT VA-BEDFORD VA-
157 AM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 AM EDT FOR
EAST CENTRAL BOTETOURT AND CENTRAL BEDFORD COUNTIES...

AT 153 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT RAINFALL CONTINUED TO
DIMINISH ACROSS BOTETOURT AND BEDFORD COUNTIES. ONLY LIGHT TO A FEW
POCKETS OF MODERATE RAINFALL REMAIN IN THESE AREAS. RAINFALL OF 2 TO
2.5 INCHES FELL THROUGH MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN BOTETOURT AS
WELL AS NORTHERN AND WEST CENTRAL BEDFORD COUNTIES. CONSIDERABLE
RUNOFF WILL LIKELY CONTINUE IN THIS AREAS FOR ANOTHER HOUR OR SO.
MINOR FLOODING WILL REMAIN LIKELY IN POOR DRAINAGE AND NORMALLY
FLOOD PRONE AREAS. SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS IN THIS AREA MAY BE NEAR
BANKFUL FOR A WHILE LONGER YET.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
BEDFORD...
BUCHANAN...
BEDFORD CITY...
HUDDLESTON...
AND PEAKS OF OTTER SUMMIT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3766 7968 3760 7957 3758 7958 3753 7950
      3756 7944 3721 7935 3709 7942 3707 7959
      3766 7973 3767 7967

$$

RAB


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