Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1007 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...The National Weather Service Blacksburg VA has issued
a Flood Warning for the following rivers in Virginia...

  Roanoke (Staunton) River at Randolph affecting Charlotte and
  Halifax Counties

Runoff from the heavy rainfall of 1.5 to 3 inches over the past two
days will produce flooding along the lower portions of the
Roanoke (Staunton) River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas...the water may be much deeper
than you think.

Listen to noaa weather radio or your favorite media outlet for later
statements or warnings.

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1007 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg Va has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Roanoke (Staunton) River at Randolph
* from this afternoon until late Friday night
* At 09AM Wednesday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 21.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 25.0 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.The
  river will fall below flood stage by Friday early afternoon.
* Impact...at 25.0 feet...Water is several feet deep on portions of
  river road and black walnut road.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 25.3
  feet on May 26 2017.

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LAT...LON 3695 7885 3703 7882 3702 7872 3690 7866
          3680 7863 3680 7870

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