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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
235 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

VAZ044-201900-
PITTSYLVANIA VA-
235 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 300 PM EDT

* AT 234 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  AN INTENSE SHOWER NEAR CHALK LEVEL...MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 30
  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...
  MT AIRY...
  GRETNA...
  STRAIGHTSTONE...
  AND CHALK LEVEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STORM HAS THE POTENTIAL TO INTENSIFY INTO A THUNDERSTORM...SO
MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TELEVISION FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FROM
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3688 7914 3687 7914 3682 7933 3695 7942
      3707 7916 3709 7912 3707 7911 3706 7909
      3705 7909
TIME...MOT...LOC 1832Z 242DEG 24KT 3693 7928

$$

RAB

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