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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:22 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 4:15 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
western Wilkes County in northwestern North Carolina...
eastern Watauga County in northwestern North Carolina...
extreme western Alleghany County in northwestern North Carolina...
eastern Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...

* until 415 am EDT

* at 1018 PM EDT... Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Rainfall
amounts of 3.0 to 3.5 inches have been observed from Othello to
to Piney Creek... with amounts of 1.5 to 2.5 inches across much of
the remainder of the warned area. Heavy rain and thunderstorms
will continue to track across this region over the next several
hours with additional rainfall amounts of potentially up to 3
additional inches possible during the warned period. Flash flooding
is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jefferson...
West Jefferson...
Deep Gap...
Glendale Springs...
and Wilbar.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

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.


Lat... Lon 3605 8139 3607 8141 3608 8143 3607 8144
      3609 8146 3610 8151 3612 8156 3658 8149
      3657 8128 3604 8135


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Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 9:59 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 11:45 PM EDT on September 29, 2016


... The Flood Advisory remains in effect until 1145 PM EDT for
southwestern Surry... Wilkes... Alleghany and eastern Ashe counties in
northwestern North Carolina... Grayson and western Carroll counties in
southwestern Virginia and the city of Galax...

At 952 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated the continued development of
showers and thunderstorms over northwest North Carolina. Periods of
heavy rain will continue across parts of northwest North Carolina
through midnight. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory
area.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Galax...
Sparta...
and Independence.

A Flash Flood Warning may be needed for parts of the area where some
of the heaviest rain persists. Please pay attention to forecast
updates and for any warnings which may be issued.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... country roads... farmland... and other low lying
spots.

If you observe flooding please move to higher ground. 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.


Lat... Lon 3674 8133 3677 8109 3680 8106 3687 8074
      3656 8078 3656 8077 3632 8080 3632 8045
      3624 8045 3626 8053 3629 8054 3627 8060
      3629 8063 3625 8067 3627 8068 3628 8074
      3624 8087 3622 8088 3610 8150


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