Daily River Forecasts
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA
FGUS51 KRNK 271522
DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1122 AM EDT WED MAY 27 2015
24 hour basin average rainfall ending 8:00 AM Wednesday was between a
quarter inch to a half inch through the western New River Valley and through
portions of Southeast West Virginia who saw an extended period of showers and
storms. Forecast rainfall ending 8:00 AM tomorrow is less than a tenth of an inch...
mainly east of the Blue Ridge where storms are expected to remain for most of Wednesday
afternoon and evening.
Impacts on area river stages over the next three days will be minimal...with little to no
height rises expected.
.B RNK 0527 E DC2015052711 DH07/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF
: Station Flood 12 UTC 24-Hr Day1 Day 2 Day 3
: ID Name Stage Stage Change 12 UTC Forecast
: Thu Fri Sat
: James River Basin
: New/Greenbrier River Basin
: Roanoke/Dan River Basin
: Yadkin River Basin
: Tennessee River Headwaters Basins
Note:These forecasts include fluctuations caused by known changes in
reservoir releases.Forecasts include all rainfall through 1200 utc (7
or 8 am) today...and the effects of projected rainfall through the
next 48 to 72 hours.
During periods of high water or flooding...Crest forecast updates may
be obtained in river Flood Warnings /WBCFLWRNK/ and river flood