Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
641 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

VAZ024-034-035-302345-
AMHERST VA-BEDFORD VA-ROCKBRIDGE VA-
641 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN AMHERST COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  EASTERN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 638 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN NEAR SNOWDEN...MOVING
  TO THE NORTHEAST AT 2000 MPH.

* WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM. VERY HEAVY
  RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON ROADWAYS AND
  QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BUENA VISTA CITY...
  GLASGOW...
  AND SNOWDEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER THE ROADWAY. DO NOT
DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE WHERE THE ROAD HAS BECOME FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3792 7919 3788 7915 3785 7915 3782 7916
      3781 7917 3781 7914 3779 7910 3753 7936
      3749 7951 3753 7950 3754 7951 3760 7950
      3796 7927 3796 7926
TIME...MOT...LOC 2236Z 215DEG 20KT 3764 7938

$$

WERT


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