223  
FGUS51 KRNK 171439  
RVDRNK  
VAZ007-009-011-013>016-019-022>024-034>037-044>048-058>059-  
WVZ042>045-NCZ003-006-019>020-180239-  
 
DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
1039 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015  
 
24 HOUR BASIN AVERAGE RAINFALL ENDING 7:00 AM FRIDAY...WAS BETWEEN A  
QUARTER INCH AND THREE QUARTER INCHES IN THE ROANOKE, JAMES, AND  
NEW RIVER BASINS. FORECAST RAINFALL ENDING 7:00 AM SATURDAY ARE  
EXPECTED TO BE ZERO...WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE PIEDMONT AREAS OF  
VIRGINIA AND NORTH CAROLINA THAT MAY SEE JUST OVER A TRACE.  
IMPACTS ON AREA RIVER STAGES OVER THE NEXT THREE DAYS...WE REMAIN  
PRECIP FREE THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...ALLOWING FOR GENERAL FALLS IN  
ALREADY SLIGHTLY HIGHER RIVER AND STREAM LEVELS. POSSIBLY SIGNIFICANT  
RAINFALL MOVES INTO THE REGION ON SUNDAY...WHERE GENERAL WATER LEVEL RISES  
WILL LIKELY OCCUR. ALL AREAS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT  
THIS TIME.  
 
 

 
 
.B RNK 0417 E DC2015041710 DH07/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF  
:  
: STATION FLOOD 12 UTC 24-HR DAY1 DAY 2 DAY 3  
: ID NAME STAGE STAGE CHANGE 12 UTC FORECAST  
: SAT SUN MON  
:  
: JAMES RIVER BASIN  
BVSV2 :BUENA VISTA 17.0: 4.32/: -0.45: 3.60 / 3.40 / 4.90 /  
CVGV2 :COVINGTON CIT 17.0: 9.36/: 0.81: 8.20 / 6.90 / 8.80 /  
LIRV2 :LICK RUN 16.0: 8.34/: -0.29: 7.20 / 5.60 / 9.30 /  
BNNV2 :BUCHANAN 17.0: 9.05/: -0.70: 8.40 / 7.30 / 8.00 /  
HRKV2 :HOLCOMB ROCK 22.0: 10.60/: -1.17: 10.30 / 9.00 / 9.50 /  
BECV2 :BENT CREEK 16.0: 7.54/: -1.28: 7.20 / 6.40 / 6.40 /  
SVEV2 :SCOTTSVILLE 20.0: 10.20/: -1.21: 9.40 / 8.70 / 8.60 /  
:  
: NEW/GREENBRIER RIVER BASIN  
GAXV2 :GALAX 9.0: 2.77/: 0.20: M / M / M /  
RDFV2 :RADFORD 14.0: 3.54/: 0.33: 3.50 / 3.20 / 3.00 /  
GLLV2 :GLEN LYN 15.0: 5.39/: 0.02: M / M / M /  
HINW2 :HINTON 15.0: 4.99/: -0.94: 4.50 / 3.90 / 3.40 /  
ALDW2 :ALDERSON 14.0: 6.12/: -1.69: 5.40 / 4.80 / 4.50 /  
:  
: ROANOKE/DAN RIVER BASIN  
RONV2 :ROANOKE 10.0: 2.60/: 0.17: 2.20 / 1.90 / 1.90 /  
SANV2 :PIGG R NR SAN 15.0: 2.92/: -0.08: M / M / M /  
ALTV2 :ALTAVISTA 18.0: 5.45/: 0.30: M / M / M /  
BROV2 :BROOKNEAL 23.0: 6.71/: -0.72: 7.00 / 6.50 / 6.10 /  
RNDV2 :RANDOLPH 21.0: 7.83/: 0.00: 9.60 / 9.10 / 8.50 /  
DVLV2 :DANVILLE 17.0: 6.12/: 0.28: 6.00 / 5.70 / 5.30 /  
PCEV2 :PACES 20.0: 5.05/: -0.09: 5.20 / 4.50 / 4.00 /  
SBNV2 :SOUTH BOSTON 19.0: 9.04/: -0.29: 9.20 / 8.80 / 8.20 /  
:  
: YADKIN RIVER BASIN  
WKSN7 :WILKESBORO 14.0: 3.31/: 0.48: M / M / M /  
ELKN7 :ELKIN 18.0: 3.37/: 0.41: 3.00 / 3.20 / 3.30 /  
:  
: TENNESSEE RIVER HEADWATERS BASINS  
SALV2 :SALTVILLE 10.0: 1.85/: -0.01: 1.80 / 1.70 / 2.50 /  
RLRV2 :RICHLANDS 10.0: 2.75/: -0.16: M / M / M /  
.END  
 
NOTE:THESE FORECASTS INCLUDE FLUCTUATIONS CAUSED BY KNOWN CHANGES IN  
RESERVOIR RELEASES.FORECASTS INCLUDE ALL RAINFALL THROUGH 1200 UTC (7  
OR 8 AM) TODAY...AND THE EFFECTS OF 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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