Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Wakefield, Va
510 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...The National Weather Service in Wakefield Va has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Virginia...

  Meherrin River At Lawrenceville affecting Brunswick County
For the Chowan Basin...including Lawrenceville...Minor flooding is
forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please use extreme caution if venturing near riverbanks. Move to
higher ground immediately should rising water threaten your safety.

Graphical forecast information is available on the internet at
www.weather.gov/akq.  Click on the Rivers and Lakes icon beneath the
point and click forecast map.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio for further updates...


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510 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The National Weather Service in Wakefield Va has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Meherrin River At Lawrenceville.
* from late tonight to late Wednesday night...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 04:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage by after
  midnight tonight and continue to rise to near 16.0 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage by
  tomorrow evening.
* At 15.0 feet...Pasture land north of the river, downstream of the
  gage, begins to flood.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 16.1 feet on
Jan 12 2014.

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