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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1201 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

VAC005-017-019-023-580-WVC025-301000-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.Y.0098.160930T0401Z-160930T1000Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BATH VA-CITY OF COVINGTON VA-BOTETOURT VA-BEDFORD VA-ALLEGHANY VA-
GREENBRIER WV-
1201 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  WESTERN BATH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  THE CITY OF COVINGTON IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  BOTETOURT COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  EAST CENTRAL GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 AM EDT FRIDAY

* AT 1158 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF NEARING 2 INCHES HAVE BEEN OBSERVED NEAR THE
  BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY...AND BETWEEN COVINGTON AND WARM SPRINGS
  VIRGINIA. RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES...CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH SUNRISE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  COVINGTON...
  CLIFTON FORGE...
  BUCHANAN...
  TROUTVILLE...
  AND STEWARTSVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

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 3779 7966 3774 7969 3766 7968 3754 7951
      3745 7946 3720 7978 3752 8000 3755 7997
      3763 8003 3766 8003 3764 8007 3806 8036
      3808 8031 3805 8026 3804 8016 3806 7996
      3810 7993 3813 7995 3818 7992 3820 7989

$$

RS

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1154 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

NCC005-193-VAC077-300945-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.Y.0097.160930T0354Z-160930T0945Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WILKES NC-ALLEGHANY NC-GRAYSON VA-
1154 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WILKES COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  EASTERN GRAYSON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 545 AM EDT

* AT 1148 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  2.5 TO 3.5 INCHES OF RAIN ACROSS MUCH OF THE ADVISORY AREA. HEAVY
  RAINFALL CONTINUES WITHIN THE ADVISORY AREA. MINOR FLOODING REMAINS
  POSSIBLE WITHIN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NORTH WILKESBORO...
  WILKESBORO...
  SPARTA...
  INDEPENDENCE...
  AND BOOMER.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES REMAIN POSSIBLE WITHIN THE
ADVISORY AREA DURING THE NEXT FEW HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

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 3604 8137 3637 8132 3636 8126 3638 8124
      3648 8130 3658 8129 3675 8133 3677 8109
      3657 8103 3605 8099 3603 8107 3604 8120
      3602 8134

$$

RAB

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1147 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

DEC001-MDC011-300800-
/O.EXT.KPHI.FA.Y.0156.000000T0000Z-160930T0800Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
KENT DE-CAROLINE MD-
1147 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ  HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  KENT COUNTY IN CENTRAL DELAWARE...
  CAROLINE COUNTY IN EASTERN MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 400 AM EDT

* AT 1143 PM EDT...AREAS OF HIGH WATER REMAIN ACROSS THE ADVISED
  AREA AND SEVERAL LOCAL CREEKS AND STREAMS CONTINUE TO RISE.
  PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT
  WHICH COULD CONTRIBUTE TO ADDITIONAL WATER RISES AND FLOODING OF
  POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3869 7577 3868 7580 3871 7584 3868 7593
      3870 7599 3875 7600 3881 7590 3888 7595
      3898 7594 3911 7584 3924 7540 3915 7537
      3905 7537 3895 7530 3896 7539 3892 7541
      3891 7547 3884 7559 3883 7572 3864 7571

$$

ROBERTSON

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