Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
704 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

VAZ034-035-045-046-010000-
APPOMATTOX VA-AMHERST VA-BEDFORD VA-CAMPBELL VA-
704 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN APPOMATTOX COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHERN AMHERST COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN CAMPBELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 703 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR BOONSBORO...MOVING TO THE EAST AT 20
  MPH.

* WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM. VERY HEAVY
  RAIN IS FALLING...WHICH MAY CAUSE WATER TO POND ON ROADWAYS AND
  QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LYNCHBURG CITY...
  CONCORD...
  MADISON HEIGHTS...
  STONEWALL...
  AND BOCOCK.

THIS INCLUDES LIBERTY UNIVERSITY.

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 3742 7938 3748 7936 3752 7929 3747 7886
      3737 7886 3728 7898
TIME...MOT...LOC 2302Z 287DEG 18KT 3745 7929

$$

WERT



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