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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1225 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

NCZ003-VAZ016-017-032-260530-
SURRY NC-FLOYD VA-PATRICK VA-CARROLL VA-
1225 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN SURRY COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
  PATRICK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN CARROLL COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 130 AM EDT

* AT 1224 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING AN INTENSE SHOWER NEAR ARARAT...MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT
  10 MPH.

* VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON
  ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MOUNT AIRY...
  ARARAT...
  CANA...
  STUART...
  AND WOOLWINE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3654 8073 3687 8035 3666 8015 3654 8040
      3655 8044 3652 8045 3645 8060
TIME...MOT...LOC 0420Z 233DEG 11KT 3661 8054

$$

WP

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