Daily River Forecasts
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1117 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

BASIN AVERAGE RAINFALL DURING THE PAST 24 HOURS WAS GENERALLY ONE
QUARTER INCH OR LESS. PERIODS OF THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY ARE EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP AND BRING RAINFALL TO THE AREA OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF
DAYS...ESPECIALLY WEST OF THE BLUE RIDGE.

RAINFALL TOTALS FOR TODAY AND TOMORROW WILL RANGE FROM ONE TO TWO
TENTHS OF AN INCH ACROSS THE YADKIN...ROANOKE...AND DAN RIVER
BASINS...TO ONE HALF TO OVER THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH ACROSS THE
NEW...GREENBRIER...TENNESSEE...AND JAMES RIVER BASINS. LESSER AMOUNTS
ARE EXPECTED FOR SUNDAY.

AS A RESULT...EXPECT MINOR FLUCTUATIONS TO SLOWLY FALLING LEVELS
ALONG THE ROANOKE...DAN...AND YADKIN RIVERS...BUT EXPECT SOME RISES
ALONG THE TENNESSEE...NEW...GREENBRIER...AND JAMES RIVERS THROUGH
THE FORECAST PERIOD.

&&

.B RNK 0821 E DC2014082110 DH08/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF
:
:       STATION        FLOOD   8AM     24-HR   DAY1   DAY 2   DAY 3
: ID    NAME           STAGE   STAGE   CHANGE    8A/8A FORECAST
:                                              FRI     SAT     SUN
:
: JAMES RIVER BASIN
BVSV2  :BUENA VISTA    17.0:  1.58/:  -0.17:  1.60 /  1.90 /  1.80 /
CVGV2  :COVINGTON CIT  17.0:  4.79/:  -0.01:  4.90 /  5.30 /  4.90 /
LIRV2  :LICK RUN       16.0:  2.43/:   0.04:  2.10 /  2.90 /  2.70 /
BNNV2  :BUCHANAN       17.0:  3.39/:   0.46:  2.50 /  2.90 /  3.60 /
HRKV2  :HOLCOMB ROCK   22.0:  4.67/:   0.27:  4.50 /  4.40 /  4.90 /
BECV2  :BENT CREEK     16.0:  2.73/:  -0.06:  3.20 /  2.60 /  3.10 /
SVEV2  :SCOTTSVILLE    20.0:  3.41/:   0.16:  3.00 /  3.60 /  3.10 /
:
: NEW/GREENBRIER RIVER BASIN
GAXV2  :GALAX           9.0:  1.30/:  -0.08:     M /     M /     M /
RDFV2  :RADFORD        14.0:  2.46/:   0.03:  2.40 /  2.30 /  2.30 /
GLLV2  :GLEN LYN       15.0:  3.64/:   0.13:     M /     M /     M /
HINW2  :HINTON         15.0:  2.36/:  -0.13:  2.20 /  2.30 /  2.50 /
ALDW2  :ALDERSON       14.0:  2.41/:  -0.06:  2.40 /  2.40 /  2.60 /
:
: ROANOKE/DAN RIVER BASIN
RONV2  :ROANOKE        10.0:  1.22/:  -0.28:  1.10 /  1.20 /  1.00 /
SANV2  :PIGG R NR SAN  15.0:  2.97/:  -0.01:     M /     M /     M /
ALTV2  :ALTAVISTA      18.0:  4.27/:  -0.04:     M /     M /     M /
BROV2  :BROOKNEAL      23.0:  5.54/:   0.43:  5.30 /  4.80 /  4.80 /
RNDV2  :RANDOLPH       21.0:  7.20/:   0.86:  7.20 /  6.70 /  6.40 /
DVLV2  :DANVILLE       17.0:  5.57/:  -0.03:  5.00 /  4.80 /  4.80 /
PCEV2  :PACES          20.0:  4.10/:   0.12:  3.60 /  3.00 /  2.90 /
SBNV2  :SOUTH BOSTON   19.0:  8.38/:   1.11:  8.00 /  7.50 /  7.00 /
:
: YADKIN RIVER BASIN
WKSN7  :WILKESBORO     14.0:  2.60/:  -0.05:     M /     M /     M /
ELKN7  :ELKIN          18.0:  2.16/:  -0.81:  1.90 /  1.90 /  1.90 /
:
: TENNESSEE RIVER HEADWATERS BASINS
SALV2  :SALTVILLE      10.0:  1.51/:   0.09:  1.10 /  1.00 /  0.90 /
RLRV2  :RICHLANDS      10.0:  2.12/:   0.29:     M /     M /     M /
.END

NOTE:THESE FORECASTS INCLUDE FLUCTUATIONS CAUSED BY KNOWN CHANGES IN
RESERVOIR RELEASES.   FORECASTS INCLUDE ALL RAINFALL THROUGH 800 AM
TODAY...AND THE EFFECTS OF PROJECTED RAINFALL THROUGH THE NEXT 48
HOURS.

DURING PERIODS OF HIGH WATER OR FLOODING...CREST FORECAST UPDATES MAY
BE OBTAINED IN RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS /WBCFLWRNK / AND RIVER FLOOD
STATEMENTS /WBCFLSRNK/.

$$



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