Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
658 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...The National Weather Service Blacksburg Va has issued
a Flood Warning for the following rivers in North Carolina...

  Watauga River near Watauga R. Nr Sugar Grove affecting Watauga
  County


...Heavy rainfall has resulted in minor flooding along the Watauga River once again...

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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658 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg Va has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Watauga River near Watauga R. Nr Sugar Grove
* from this morning until further notice
* At 7 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.9 feet...and rising rapidly. Moderate
  flood stage is 10.0 feet. Moderate flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood Stage is 6.0 feet.
* Impact...at 6.0 feet...Flooding on portions of Watauga River road
  begins.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 6.9 feet
  on Apr 24 2017.

&&

LAT...LON 3615 8177 3625 8190 3632 8185 3620 8171


$$

RAB



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