Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
459 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

NCZ001-VAZ009-015-292200-
ASHE NC-SMYTH VA-GRAYSON VA-
459 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ASHE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL SMYTH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHWESTERN GRAYSON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 456 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM NEAR THOMAS
  BRIDGE TO NEAR WHITETOP TO NEAR FLATWOOD...DRIFTING TOWARD
  THE NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

* WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THE STORM...ALONG WITH
  VERY HEAVY RAIN WHICH MAY CAUSE WATER TO POND ON ROADWAYS AND
  QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WHITETOP...
  THOMAS BRIDGE...
  ADWOLF...
  FLATWOOD...
  AND NELLA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PROLONGED HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER THE ROADWAY. DO
NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE WHERE00 THE ROAD HAS BECOME FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3656 8169 3657 8169 3657 8168 3659 8168
      3661 8165 3662 8162 3663 8160 3663 8162
      3678 8170 3680 8149 3670 8145 3652 8157
      3651 8170 3653 8171
TIME...MOT...LOC 2054Z 276DEG 14KT 3672 8163 3664 8155 3656 8163

$$

WERT


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