Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
117 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

VAZ022-034-250615-
BEDFORD VA-ROANOKE VA-
117 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  WEST CENTRAL BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  EAST CENTRAL ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 215 AM EDT

* AT 116 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  AN INTENSE SHOWER NEAR ROANOKE...MOVING TO THE EAST AT 10 MPH.

* VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON
  ROADWAYS. SOME MINOR URBAN FLOODING OF STREETS IN ROANOKE AND
  SALEM IS POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ROANOKE...
  SALEM CITY...
  STEWARTSVILLE...
  HOLLINS...
  AND ROANOKE AIRPORT.



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 3737 7972 3722 7981 3727 8006 3733 8006
      3735 7990 3731 7985 3735 7979 3736 7978
TIME...MOT...LOC 0515Z 286DEG 7KT 3729 7993

$$

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