Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1250 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

NCZ002-003-019-020-VAZ012-015-016-300530-
WILKES-ALLEGHANY-SURRY-YADKIN-CARROLL-WYTHE-GRAYSON-
1250 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT
NORTHWESTERN YADKIN...WESTERN SURRY...NORTHEASTERN WILKES AND EASTERN
ALLEGHANY COUNTIES IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...EASTERN
GRAYSON...SOUTHEASTERN WYTHE AND WESTERN CARROLL COUNTIES IN
SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA AND THE CITY OF GALAX...

AT 1249 AM EDT...RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR BAYWOOD TO RONDA. MOVEMENT WAS NORTHEAST AT 20
MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND HALF INCH HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MOUNT AIRY...
GALAX...
ELKIN...
FAIRVIEW...
AND HILLSVILLE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

LAT...LON 3617 8089 3661 8111 3700 8086 3698 8084
      3638 8060
TIME...MOT...LOC 0449Z 215DEG 18KT 3659 8105 3623 8091

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