Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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

VAZ035-310100-
AMHERST VA-
755 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL AMHERST COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 754 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR ORONOCO...MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 10
  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. RAIN IS EXPECTED
  TO MOVE NORTH AND OUT OF THE AREA BY OR SHORTLY AFTER 900 PM EDT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ALTO...
  AND ORONOCO.

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 3778 7911 3779 7909 3777 7907 3774 7907
      3767 7928 3771 7931 3775 7930 3779 7927
      3779 7926 3781 7923 3779 7921 3779 7920
      3781 7914
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 230DEG 9KT 3772 7925

$$

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