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DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1200 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

24 HOUR BASIN AVERAGE RAINFALL ENDING 7:00 AM TODAY MOSTLY A TRACE
TO A TENTH INCH. FORECAST RAINFALL ENDING 7:00 AM TOMORROW 0.2 INCH
TO AN INCH...LESS ON SOUTH PARTS OF THE DAN RIVER. IMPACTS ON AREA
RIVER STAGES OVER THE NEXT THREE DAYS SHOULD BE MINOR RISES ON
MAINSTEM RIVERS AND STREAMS WELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE.

SUMMARY UPDATED TO NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE A PULSE RELEASE FROM THE
GATHRIGHT DAM ON THE JACKSON RIVER THAT WILL GENERATE RISES OF UP TO
THREE FEET IN THREE HOURS ON THE JACKSON RIVER DOWN TO COVINGTON...
AND ON THE UPPER JAMES RIVER REACHING LICK RUN THIS EVENING.

&&

.B RNK 0723 E DC2014072310 DH07/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF
:
:       STATION        FLOOD   7AM     24-HR   DAY1   DAY 2   DAY 3
: ID    NAME           STAGE   STAGE   CHANGE    7A/8A FORECAST
:                                              THU     FRI     SAT
:
: JAMES RIVER BASIN
BVSV2  :BUENA VISTA    17.0:  1.51/:  -0.01:  1.50 /  1.70 /  1.60 /
CVGV2  :COVINGTON CIT  17.0:  4.78/:  -0.01:  4.90 /  4.90 /  4.80 /
LIRV2  :LICK RUN       16.0:  2.00/:  -0.03:  3.10 /  2.30 /  2.00 /
BNNV2  :BUCHANAN       17.0:  2.32/:  -0.02:  2.30 /  3.00 /  2.50 /
HRKV2  :HOLCOMB ROCK   22.0:  4.28/:  -0.01:  4.30 /  5.40 /  4.50 /
BECV2  :BENT CREEK     16.0:  2.93/:   0.02:  2.90 /  3.10 /  3.50 /
SVEV2  :SCOTTSVILLE    20.0:  3.21/:   0.06:  2.90 /  3.10 /  4.40 /
:
: NEW/GREENBRIER RIVER BASIN
GAXV2  :GALAX           9.0:  1.26/:  -0.10:     M /     M /     M /
RDFV2  :RADFORD        14.0:  2.37/:   0.24:  2.20 /  2.20 /  2.20 /
GLLV2  :GLEN LYN       15.0:  2.97/:  -0.04:     M /     M /     M /
HINW2  :HINTON         15.0:  1.81/:  -0.01:  1.90 /  1.90 /  1.80 /
ALDW2  :ALDERSON       14.0:  2.14/:  -0.01:  2.10 /  2.20 /  2.20 /
:
: ROANOKE/DAN RIVER BASIN
RONV2  :ROANOKE        10.0:  0.75/:  -0.03:  0.90 /  1.00 /  0.70 /
SANV2  :PIGG R NR SAN  15.0:  2.59/:   0.00:     M /     M /     M /
ALTV2  :ALTAVISTA      18.0:  3.57/:  -0.01:     M /     M /     M /
BROV2  :BROOKNEAL      23.0:  4.61/:  -0.01:  4.70 /  4.90 /  5.00 /
RNDV2  :RANDOLPH       21.0:  6.01/:  -0.01:  6.00 /  6.20 /  6.60 /
DVLV2  :DANVILLE       17.0:  5.09/:  -0.02:  5.00 /  5.10 /  4.70 /
PCEV2  :PACES          20.0:  3.31/:   0.17:  3.30 /  3.30 /  3.30 /
SBNV2  :SOUTH BOSTON   19.0:  6.86/:   0.69:  6.90 /  7.10 /  7.00 /
:
: YADKIN RIVER BASIN
WKSN7  :WILKESBORO     14.0:  2.38/:  -0.01:     M /     M /     M /
ELKN7  :ELKIN          18.0:  1.70/:  -0.03:  1.70 /  1.70 /  1.60 /
:
: TENNESSEE RIVER HEADWATERS BASINS
SALV2  :SALTVILLE      10.0:  0.74/:  -0.16:  0.80 /  0.70 /  0.70 /
RLRV2  :RICHLANDS      10.0:  1.05/:  -0.05:     M /     M /     M /
.END

NOTE:THESE FORECASTS INCLUDE FLUCTUATIONS CAUSED BY KNOWN CHANGES IN
RESERVOIR RELEASES.  FORECASTS INCLUDE ALL RAINFALL THROUGH 700 AM
TODAY...AND THE EFFECTS OF PROJECTED RAINFALL THROUGH THE NEXT 48
HOURS.

DURING PERIODS OF HIGH WATER OR FLOODING...CREST FORECAST UPDATES MAY
BE OBTAINED IN RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS /WBCFLWRNK / AND RIVER FLOOD
STATEMENTS /WBCFLSRNK/.

$$


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