Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1201 AM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

VAZ023-024-034-280500-
BOTETOURT-BEDFORD-ROCKBRIDGE-
1201 AM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN
ROCKBRIDGE...NORTHEASTERN BOTETOURT AND CENTRAL BEDFORD COUNTIES...

AT 1157 PM EDT...THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN EXTENDED FROM
6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF COLLIERSTOWN TO NEAR HUDDLESTON. THE STORMS
WERE NEARLY STATIONARY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BEDFORD...
BUCHANAN...
EAGLE ROCK...
MONTVALE...
AND BEDFORD CITY.

THIS INCLUDES THE NATIONAL D DAY MEMORIAL.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL CAUSE EXCESSIVE PONDING OF WATER ROADWAYS
AND LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3774 7953 3722 7942 3717 7971 3718 7972
      3719 7972 3768 7982
TIME...MOT...LOC 0357Z 213DEG 4KT 3770 7968 3722 7954
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MBS


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