Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
1011 PM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

VAZ007-009-WVZ042-190415-
Tazewell-Smyth-Mercer-
1011 PM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN
SMYTH...TAZEWELL...AND MERCER COUNTIES UNTIL 1115 PM EST...

At 1009 PM EST, radar indicated a narrow line of heavy rain showers
and isolated thunderstorms located along a line extending from 6
miles west of Pineville to near Glen Burke to 7 miles southwest of
Trammel, approaching western Tazewell and western Mercer counties.
Movement was east at 55 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Bluefield...
Princeton...
Marion...
Richlands...
and Tazewell.

Brief very heavy rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and
may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through
flooded roadways.

LAT...LON 3715 8190 3724 8174 3720 8168 3721 8156
      3727 8142 3742 8128 3746 8131 3760 8114
      3745 8089 3730 8094 3722 8128 3717 8126
      3715 8133 3712 8126 3709 8127 3704 8146
      3685 8131 3686 8177 3693 8183 3698 8179
TIME...MOT...LOC 0309Z 256DEG 49KT 3756 8164 3714 8194 3692 8235

$$

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