Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
413 PM EDT Fri Jun 11 2021

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southern Amherst County in central Virginia...
  Northeastern Campbell County in central Virginia...
  The City of Lynchburg in central Virginia...
  Northeastern Bedford County in south central Virginia...
  South Central Rockbridge County in west central Virginia...

* Until 915 PM EDT.

* At 413 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain
  have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin
  shortly.

  HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

  SOURCE...Doppler radar.

  IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
           highways, streets and underpasses as well as other
           drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
  Lynchburg, Forest, Big Island, Rustburg, Concord, Boonsboro and
  Naola.

This includes the following locations...
Liberty University and Lynchburg Airport.

This includes the following streams and drainages...
  Harris Creek, Flat Creek, Buck Branch, Burton Creek, Chestnut
  Branch, Elk Creek, Falling Rock Creek, Cornelius Creek, Blackwater
  Creek, Fishing Creek, Graham Creek, Carters Creek and Dreaming
  Creek.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses
as well as other drainage areas and 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.

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LAT...LON 3754 7953 3758 7952 3764 7937 3757 7923
      3752 7889 3750 7892 3750 7895 3749 7895
      3749 7894 3747 7894 3745 7901 3743 7902
      3731 7895 3732 7920 3747 7956 3750 7956
      3749 7955 3753 7950

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED

$$

BMG


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