Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1236 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

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CASWELL NC-ROCKINGHAM NC-PITTSYLVANIA VA-CITY OF DANVILLE VA-
1236 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
200 AM EDT FOR NORTHWESTERN CASWELL...NORTHEASTERN
ROCKINGHAM...SOUTHERN PITTSYLVANIA COUNTIES AND THE CITY OF
DANVILLE...

AT 1224 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT RAIN SHOWERS HAVE
DIMINISHED WITHIN THE ADVISORY AREA...HOWEVER LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN
SHOWERS CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST-NORTHEAST THROUGH THE REGION. IN
ADDITION...HEAVIER RAIN SHOWERS WERE DEVELOPING ACROSS STOKES INTO
WESTERN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY AND WILL MOVE BACK INTO THE FLOOD ADVISORY
AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS DURING THE PAST SIX HOURS WITHIN THE ADVISORY
AREA HAVE AVERAGED FROM 3/4 TO 1.5 INCHES. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL UP TO
1/2 INCH IS POSSIBLE THROUGH 2 AM EST.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
DANVILLE...
EDEN...
BLAIRS...
AND MAYFIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

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LAT...LON 3643 7975 3671 7967 3672 7918 3654 7922

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