Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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WGUS41 KAKQ 240902
FLWAKQ

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
502 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018

VAC117-250330-
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Mecklenburg VA-
502 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
  Southwestern Mecklenburg County in south central Virginia...

* Until 1130 PM EDT Thursday

* At 501 AM EDT reporting gauges at John Kerr Dam indicate that the
  lake level has stopped rising and should gradually fall over the
  next couple of days. However, several nearby roadways remain
  closed due to standing water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Flooding is occurring. It is important to know where you are
relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become killers in
heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or creeks.

&&

LAT...LON 3669 7867 3669 7865 3667 7862 3664 7858
      3664 7856 3667 7861 3670 7864 3670 7865
      3672 7862 3664 7839 3663 7827 3655 7826
      3654 7842 3667 7870

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