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WGUS51 KRNK 222351  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
751 PM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN APPOMATTOX COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
WEST CENTRAL BUCKINGHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 145 AM EDT  
 
* AT 748 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE  
ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
BENT CREEK...  
STONEWALL...  
OAKVILLE...  
SPOUT SPRING...  
AND TOWER HILL.  
 
DAVIE CREEK AND STONEWALL CREEK MAY FLOOD ROUTE 605.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO 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.  
 
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 3732 7896 3743 7902 3744 7901 3748 7896  
3748 7895 3750 7893 3750 7891 3754 7887  
3753 7883 3758 7879 3752 7865  
 

 
 
AS  
 
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