Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
925 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

VAZ007-009-100230-
SMYTH VA-TAZEWELL VA-
925 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHERN SMYTH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHWESTERN TAZEWELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1030 PM EDT

* AT 923 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING A CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL
  FROM RICHLANDS TO JUST SOUTH OF CLIFFIELD...MOVING TO THE EAST AT
  30 MPH.

* WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS ALONG
  WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  TAZEWELL...
  RICHLANDS...
  ASBERRYS...
  RAVEN...
  AND BROADFORD.

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 3712 8187 3715 8144 3705 8142 3703 8146
      3698 8141 3690 8139 3691 8182 3695 8182
      3696 8178 3705 8182 3709 8187
TIME...MOT...LOC 0121Z 263DEG 26KT 3704 8168

$$

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