Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
924 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

VAZ023-024-034-270200-
ROCKBRIDGE VA-BEDFORD VA-BOTETOURT VA-
924 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  CENTRAL BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHERN BOTETOURT COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 921 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  HEAVY RAIN ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GLASGOW TO NEAR BLUE
  RIDGE...MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH. RUNOFF FROM THE RAIN
  MAY RESULT IN LOCALIZED FLOODING IN AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  STEWARTSVILLE...
  BEDFORD CITY...
  MONTVALE...
  BIG ISLAND...
  AND GLASGOW.

THIS INCLUDES THE NATIONAL D DAY MEMORIAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PROLONGED HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER ROADWAYS AND
FILL UP SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE WHERE
THE ROAD HAS BECOME FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3762 7943 3760 7944 3760 7942 3753 7935
      3749 7930 3731 7953 3722 7977 3723 7979
      3725 7985 3728 7985 3730 7984 3732 7986
      3739 8003 3741 8005 3765 7969 3767 7949
TIME...MOT...LOC 0119Z 261DEG 34KT 3759 7946 3739 7984

$$

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