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Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
349 PM EDT Wed May 24 2017

...Additional rounds of heavy rain possible through this
evening...

.A strong area of low pressure will approach the region from the
west tonight. An associated cold front will also push into the
area by this evening before exiting overnight. Bands of showers
and thunderstorms are expected resulting in areas of heavy
rainfall. This combined with very wet soil conditions could lead
to rapid runoff and flash flooding late this afternoon and
evening.

NCZ001>006-018>020-VAZ007-009-010-012-015-016-032-043-250400-
/O.CON.KRNK.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-170525T0400Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Ashe-Alleghany NC-Surry-Stokes-Rockingham-Caswell-Watauga-Wilkes-
Yadkin-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Wythe-Grayson-Carroll-Patrick-Henry-
Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Dobson, Danbury,
Eden, Yanceyville, Boone, Wilkesboro, Yadkinville, Tazewell,
Marion, Bland, Wytheville, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale,
Volney, Galax, Stuart, and Martinsville
349 PM EDT Wed May 24 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of North Carolina and Virginia, including the
  following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC, Ashe,
  Caswell, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes, and
  Yadkin. In Virginia, Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Henry, Patrick,
  Smyth, Tazewell, and Wythe.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* Showers and thunderstorms could produce 1 to 2 inches of rain
  or locally more in a short period of time this afternoon and
  evening. High rainfall rates combined with wet soil conditions
  could lead to flash flooding of creeks and streams.

* Flooding of streams and creeks can lead to impassable roads.
  Mudslides are possible which would also impact travel.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
Remember...TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN!

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$




Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
347 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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Alleghany NC-Wilkes NC-Watauga NC-Ashe NC-
347 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Southwestern Alleghany County in northwestern North Carolina...
  Western Wilkes County in northwestern North Carolina...
  Southeastern Watauga County in northwestern North Carolina...
  Southeastern Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...

* Until 645 PM EDT

* At 346 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms moving north at 45 mph. The storms are lining up in
  a training fashion, so this will cause minor flooding in the
  advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Jefferson...
  West Jefferson...
  Blowing Rock...
  Laurel Springs...
  and Glendale Springs.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, 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 3607 8141 3608 8143 3607 8144 3609 8146
      3609 8147 3610 8148 3610 8151 3612 8155
      3612 8168 3650 8144 3637 8110 3606 8140

$$

WP




Tornado Watch

TORNADO WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WT 266
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
345 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

TORNADO WATCH 266 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1200 AM EDT FOR THE
 FOLLOWING LOCATIONS

NCC001-005-007-009-013-017-031-033-037-049-051-055-057-061-063-
065-067-069-077-079-081-083-085-093-095-101-103-105-107-117-123-
125-127-133-135-137-141-145-147-151-153-155-157-163-165-167-169-
171-177-181-183-185-187-189-191-193-195-197-250400-
/O.NEW.KWNS.TO.A.0266.170524T1945Z-170525T0400Z/

NC
.    NORTH CAROLINA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

ALAMANCE             ALLEGHANY           ANSON
ASHE                 BEAUFORT            BLADEN
CARTERET             CASWELL             CHATHAM
CRAVEN               CUMBERLAND          DARE
DAVIDSON             DUPLIN              DURHAM
EDGECOMBE            FORSYTH             FRANKLIN
GRANVILLE            GREENE              GUILFORD
HALIFAX              HARNETT             HOKE
HYDE                 JOHNSTON            JONES
LEE                  LENOIR              MARTIN
MONTGOMERY           MOORE               NASH
ONSLOW               ORANGE              PAMLICO
PENDER               PERSON              PITT
RANDOLPH             RICHMOND            ROBESON
ROCKINGHAM           SAMPSON             SCOTLAND
STANLY               STOKES              SURRY
TYRRELL              VANCE               WAKE
WARREN               WASHINGTON          WATAUGA
WAYNE                WILKES              WILSON
YADKIN
$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
518 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

NCZ001>006-018>020-VAZ007-009-010-012-015-016-032-043-250930-
Ashe-Alleghany NC-Surry-Stokes-Rockingham-Caswell-Watauga-Wilkes-
Yadkin-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Wythe-Grayson-Carroll-Patrick-Henry-
518 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central North Carolina,
northwest North Carolina, south central Virginia and southwest
Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Flash Flood Watch.

In addition, scattered severe thunderstorms will be possible ahead
of a cold front this afternoon and evening with damaging winds and
large hail the primary threats. An isolated tornado or two could
also occur.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Thursday and
again over the weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be required.

$$



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