Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1018 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

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ROCKBRIDGE VA-
1018 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 245 AM EDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY...

AT 1016 PM EDT...AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED HEAVY RAIN OVER THE
WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
GOSHEN...
ROCKBRIDGE BATHS...
AND BELLS VALLEY.

LITTLE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED...HOWEVER RUNOFF FROM THE
EARLIER RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST 2 AM.

FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG MILL CREEK...BRATTONS RUN...HAYS
CREEK...AND OTHER TRIBUTARIES ALONG THE MAURY RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT ENTER OR CROSS FLOWING WATER OR WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3808 7948 3797 7936 3781 7932 3779 7947
      3795 7958

$$

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