Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
433 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Moderate to
Major Severity for the following rivers in Virginia...
  Dan River at South Boston affecting Halifax County

  affecting the following counties in Virginia...Halifax

 ...Rising river level at Paces along with continued rises
    at South Boston will push river level to major flood
    stage at South Boston today...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas...the water may be much deeper
than you think.

Listen to noaa weather radio or your favorite media outlet for later
statements or warnings.

&&

VAC083-262033-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170429T0304Z/
/SBNV2.3.ER.170424T1616Z.170426T1800Z.170428T1504Z.NO/
433 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017


* until Friday evening
* At 04AM Wednesday the stage was 28.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring AND Major flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising with a crest to near 29.0 feet
  by this afternoon.
* Impact...at 29.0 feet...A number of businesses in the Riverdale
  area are affected.

&&

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


$$

Loconto



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