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flood
Amherst, VA

VAC009-163-530-678-231315-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
City of Buena Vista VA-City of Lexington VA-Rockbridge VA-Amherst VA-
310 AM EDT SUN SEP 23 2018

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
The City of Buena Vista in west central Virginia...
The City of Lexington in west central Virginia...
Rockbridge County in west central Virginia...
Northwestern Amherst County in central Virginia...

* Until 915 AM EDT Sunday

* At 308 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain which will cause flooding. Up to two inches of rain
have already fallen. Kerrs creek near Lexington and Pedlar river
near Buena Vista are near bankfull and rising this morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lexington...
Buena Vista...
Glasgow...
Goshen...
and Collierstown.

This includes The following Location VMI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 3791 7918 3787 7915 3780 7917 3781 7914
3755 7933 3761 7940 3762 7944 3760 7946
3757 7943 3753 7950 3758 7958 3760 7957
3766 7968 3769 7967 3774 7969 3785 7961
3788 7965 3803 7951 3808 7948

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Rockbridge, VA

VAC009-163-530-678-231315-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.W.0072.180923T0710Z-180923T1315Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
City of Buena Vista VA-City of Lexington VA-Rockbridge VA-Amherst VA-
310 AM EDT SUN SEP 23 2018

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
The City of Buena Vista in west central Virginia...
The City of Lexington in west central Virginia...
Rockbridge County in west central Virginia...
Northwestern Amherst County in central Virginia...

* Until 915 AM EDT Sunday

* At 308 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain which will cause flooding. Up to two inches of rain
have already fallen. Kerrs creek near Lexington and Pedlar river
near Buena Vista are near bankfull and rising this morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lexington...
Buena Vista...
Glasgow...
Goshen...
and Collierstown.

This includes The following Location VMI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 3791 7918 3787 7915 3780 7917 3781 7914
3755 7933 3761 7940 3762 7944 3760 7946
3757 7943 3753 7950 3758 7958 3760 7957
3766 7968 3769 7967 3774 7969 3785 7961
3788 7965 3803 7951 3808 7948

$$

Watches

flash flood
Amherst, VA

VAZ011-013-014-017>020-022>024-032>035-043-230800-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FF.A.0014.000000T0000Z-180923T0800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Giles-Pulaski-Montgomery-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-
Botetourt-Rockbridge-Patrick-Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Henry-
Including the cities of Pearisburg, Radford, Pulaski, Blacksburg,
Floyd, New Castle, Clifton Forge, Covington, Hot Springs,
Roanoke, Salem, Fincastle, Lexington, Buena Vista, Stuart,
Rocky Mount, Bedford, Amherst, and Martinsville
1102 PM EDT Sat Sep 22 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT SUNDAY...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of central Virginia, south central Virginia,
southwest Virginia, and west central Virginia, including the
following areas, in central Virginia, Amherst. In south
central Virginia, Bedford and Henry. In southwest Virginia,
Craig, Floyd, Giles, Montgomery, Patrick, and Pulaski. In west
central Virginia, Alleghany VA, Bath, Botetourt, Franklin,
Roanoke, and Rockbridge.

* Until 4 AM EDT Sunday

* Moderate to heavy showers and a few thunderstorms could bring
another 1 to 3 inches in a short amount of time on top of
already saturated grounds.

* Localized flash flooding may occur. Urban areas may flood.
Small streams and creeks may overflow their banks, potentially
flooding nearby roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
Remember...TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN!

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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Rockbridge, VA

VAZ011-013-014-017>020-022>024-032>035-043-230800-
/O.EXT.KRNK.FF.A.0014.000000T0000Z-180923T0800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Giles-Pulaski-Montgomery-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-
Botetourt-Rockbridge-Patrick-Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Henry-
Including the cities of Pearisburg, Radford, Pulaski, Blacksburg,
Floyd, New Castle, Clifton Forge, Covington, Hot Springs,
Roanoke, Salem, Fincastle, Lexington, Buena Vista, Stuart,
Rocky Mount, Bedford, Amherst, and Martinsville
1102 PM EDT Sat Sep 22 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT SUNDAY...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of central Virginia, south central Virginia,
southwest Virginia, and west central Virginia, including the
following areas, in central Virginia, Amherst. In south
central Virginia, Bedford and Henry. In southwest Virginia,
Craig, Floyd, Giles, Montgomery, Patrick, and Pulaski. In west
central Virginia, Alleghany VA, Bath, Botetourt, Franklin,
Roanoke, and Rockbridge.

* Until 4 AM EDT Sunday

* Moderate to heavy showers and a few thunderstorms could bring
another 1 to 3 inches in a short amount of time on top of
already saturated grounds.

* Localized flash flooding may occur. Urban areas may flood.
Small streams and creeks may overflow their banks, potentially
flooding nearby roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
Remember...TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN!

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

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