Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA
137 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

  James River At Bremo Bluff affecting Buckingham and Fluvanna
  Counties
For the Lower James Basin...including Bremo Bluff...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 ahps link on the
left hand side menu.

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


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137 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

The National Weather Service in Wakefield Va has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The James River At Bremo Bluff.
* until Saturday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 01:30 PM Friday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage by mid
  afternoon and continue to rise to near 20.0 feet by this evening.
  The river will fall below flood stage by early tomorrow morning.
* At 19.0 feet...Flood stage -- minor flooding begins
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 19.6 feet on
Apr 21 1998.

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