Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
722 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  THE NORTHEASTERN CITY OF SALEM IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  THE NORTHWESTERN CITY OF ROANOKE IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT

* AT 719 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED NEARLY STATIONARY
  THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.
  RAINFALL TOTALS UP TO TWO INCHES HAVE ALREADY FALLEN...AND THIS
  AREA RECEIVED HEAVY RAIN YESTERDAY AS WELL. FLASH FLOODING IS
  EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY OR IS ALREADY OCCURRING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROANOKE...
  SALEM...
  ROANOKE AIRPORT...
  AND HOLLINS.

THIS INCLUDES ROANOKE REGIONAL AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR
VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. TURN AROUND DONT DROWN!

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3738 8000 3736 7995 3726 7994 3726 8002
      3738 8005 3739 8000

$$

MBS



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