051  
FGUS51 KRNK 221558  
RVDRNK  
VAZ007-009-011-013>016-019-022>024-034>037-044>048-058>059-  
WVZ042>045-NCZ003-006-019>020-230357-  
 
DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
1158 AM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018  
 
24 HOUR BASIN AVERAGE RAINFALL ENDING 7:00 AM TODAY WAS BETWEEN A TENTH  
AND A QUARTER OF AN INCH, HOWEVER THERE WAS SIGNIFICANT VARIATION WITH  
ISOLATED LOCATIONS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES AMOUNTS IN A NUMBER OF SPOTS  
INCLUDING THE HEADWATERS OF THE JAMES RIVER, GREENBRIER COUNTY WEST  
VIRGINIA, THE HEADWATERS OF THE NEW RIVER, AND ALSO ALONG MIDDLE  
PORTIONS OF THE DAN RIVER BASIN. FORECAST RAINFALL ENDING 7:00 AM TOMORROW  
WILL BE FROM A QUARTER TO HALF AN INCH, WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.  
 
IMPACTS ON AREA RIVER STAGES OVER THE NEXT THREE DAYS WILL GENERALLY BE  
MINIMAL, WITH MOST RIVERS FALLING SLOWLY. LOCAL BRIEF RISES ARE ALWAYS  
POSSIBLE DEPENDING ON LOCATIONS OF HEAVY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
 

 
 
.B RNK 0522 E DC2018052211 DH07/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF  
:  
: STATION FLOOD 12 UTC 24-HR DAY 1 DAY 2 DAY 3  
: ID NAME STAGE STAGE CHANGE 12 UTC FORECAST  
: TUE WED THU FRI  
:  
: JAMES RIVER BASIN  
BVSV2 :BUENA VISTA 17.0: 5.98/: 1.36: 4.60 / 3.50 / 3.00 /  
CVGV2 :COVINGTON CIT 17.0: 8.37/: 0.41: 8.40 / 8.10 / 8.00 /  
LIRV2 :LICK RUN 16.0: 10.19/: 2.71: 8.60 / 7.10 / 6.50 /  
BNNV2 :BUCHANAN 17.0: 10.57/: 0.88: 10.00 / 8.50 / 7.50 /  
HRKV2 :HOLCOMB ROCK 22.0: 11.46/: -0.45: 12.40 / 10.50 / 9.10 /  
BECV2 :BENT CREEK 16.0: 7.78/: -1.13: 9.20 / 7.80 / 6.70 /  
SVEV2 :SCOTTSVILLE 20.0: 10.46/: -1.79: 12.80 / 11.00 / 9.40 /  
:  
: NEW/GREENBRIER RIVER BASIN  
GAXV2 :GALAX 9.0: 3.68/: 0.54: 3.50 / 3.10 / 2.80 /  
RDFV2 :RADFORD 14.0: 6.41/: 1.04: 5.70 / 4.70 / 4.00 /  
GLLV2 :GLEN LYN 15.0: 7.03/: -1.44: M / M / M /  
HINW2 :HINTON 15.0: 6.46/: -0.62: 5.60 / 4.80 / 4.00 /  
ALDW2 :ALDERSON 14.0: 5.94/: -0.58: 6.00 / 5.80 / 5.00 /  
:  
: ROANOKE/DAN RIVER BASIN  
RONV2 :ROANOKE 10.0: 3.12/: -0.08: 3.10 / 2.80 / 2.20 /  
SANV2 :PIGG R NR SAN 15.0: 3.41/: -0.64: 3.80 / 3.50 / 3.40 /  
ALTV2 :ALTAVISTA 18.0: 12.81/: 0.05: 9.60 / 7.40 / 5.60 /  
BROV2 :BROOKNEAL 23.0: 16.87/: 0.62: 17.20 / 15.30 / 13.80 /  
RNDV2 :RANDOLPH 21.0: 22.05/: -3.37: 22.80 / 22.20 / 19.80 /  
WENN7 :WENTWORTH 19.0: 5.55/: -2.08: 4.00 / 3.40 / 3.10 /  
DVLV2 :DANVILLE 17.0: 9.37/: -2.61: 8.10 / 7.50 / 7.20 /  
PCEV2 :PACES 20.0: 10.98/: -5.91: 9.20 / 8.20 / 7.40 /  
SBNV2 :SOUTH BOSTON 19.0: 16.47/: -6.72: 14.50 / 13.10 / 12.20 /  
:  
: YADKIN RIVER BASIN  
WKSN7 :WILKESBORO 14.0: 6.68/: 1.27: M / M / M /  
ELKN7 :ELKIN 18.0: 7.95/: 1.44: 7.50 / 7.40 / 7.30 /  
:  
: TENNESSEE RIVER HEADWATERS BASINS  
SALV2 :SALTVILLE 10.0: 2.95/: -0.40: 3.00 / 2.70 / 2.40 /  
RLRV2 :RICHLANDS 10.0: 3.16/: 0.44: M / M / M /  
.END  
 
NOTE: THESE FORECASTS INCLUDE FLUCTUATIONS CAUSED BY KNOWN CHANGES IN  
RESERVOIR RELEASES. FORECASTS INCLUDE RAINFALL THROUGH 1200 UTC (7 AM  
EST OR 8 AM EDT) TODAY AND PROJECTED RAINFALL THROUGH THE NEXT 48 TO  
72 HOURS.  
 
DURING PERIODS OF HIGH WATER OR FLOODING CREST FORECAST UPDATES MAY  
BE OBTAINED IN RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS /WBCFLWRNK/ AND RIVER FLOOD  
STATEMENTS /WBCFLSRNK/.  
 
 

 
 
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