Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
629 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

NCZ006-VAZ058-059-151200-
CASWELL NC-HALIFAX VA-CHARLOTTE VA-
629 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  CASWELL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  HALIFAX COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  CHARLOTTE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 800 AM EDT

* AT 626 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING A LARGE AREA OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL...WITH
  EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS AFFECTING MUCH OF HALIFAX AND
  CHARLOTTE...AS WELL AS EASTERN CASWELL COUNTIES. THE ACTIVITY WAS
  MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

* WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS ACTIVITY. VERY
  HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON ROADWAYS
  AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS. IF HEAVY RAIN
  CONTINUES ACROSS THESE AREAS...A FLOOD ADVISORY MAY BE REQUIRED
  SOON.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PROVIDENCE...
  SOUTH BOSTON...
  TURBEVILLE...
  PROSPECT HILL...
  AND JERICHO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3689 7849 3671 7864 3664 7856 3669 7868
      3654 7874 3654 7913 3624 7916 3625 7953
      3654 7951 3655 7922 3706 7909 3703 7900
      3705 7897 3702 7891 3720 7883 3725 7869
      3720 7868 3714 7859 3715 7855 3708 7845
TIME...MOT...LOC 1023Z 239DEG 38KT 3652 7912

$$

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