696  
FGUS51 KRNK 021529  
RVDRNK  
VAZ007-009-011-013>016-019-022>024-034>037-044>048-058>059-  
WVZ042>045-NCZ003-006-019>020-030329-  
 
DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
1129 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016  
 
24 HOUR BASIN AVERAGE RAINFALL ENDING 8:00 AM MONDAY WAS BETWEEN A HALF  
INCH AND AN INCH.  
FORECAST RAINFALL ENDING 8:00 AM TOMORROW IS BETWEEN A QUARTER INCH AND  
A HALF INCH...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE IN AREAS THAT SEE MULTIPLE  
ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND STORMS DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.  
IMPACTS ON AREA RIVER STAGES OVER THE NEXT THREE DAYS...HEIGHT VARIATIONS  
WILL BE HIGHLY DEPENDENT ON THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT LOCATIONS. A FEW SITES  
ALONG THE DAN AND ROANOKE RIVERS ARE EXPECTED TO CREST IN ACTION STAGE DURING  
THIS TIME PERIOD...BUT AT THIS TIME...ALL AREA RIVERS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE. STAY UP TO DATE ON OUR WEBSITE...W...W..W...DOT WEATHER DOT  
GOV FORWARD SLASH BLACKSBURG.  
 
 

 
 
.B RNK 0502 E DC2016050211 DH07/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF  
:  
: STATION FLOOD 12 UTC 24-HR DAY1 DAY 2 DAY 3  
: ID NAME STAGE STAGE CHANGE 12 UTC FORECAST  
: TUE WED THU  
:  
: JAMES RIVER BASIN  
BVSV2 :BUENA VISTA 17.0: 4.43/: 1.79: 4.50 / 4.30 / 3.60 /  
CVGV2 :COVINGTON CIT 17.0: 8.95/: 2.98: 8.20 / 6.60 / 6.70 /  
LIRV2 :LICK RUN 16.0: 8.28/: 4.79: 7.40 / 6.30 / 5.20 /  
BNNV2 :BUCHANAN 17.0: 6.03/: 2.24: 8.30 / 8.50 / 6.20 /  
HRKV2 :HOLCOMB ROCK 22.0: 6.87/: 1.07: 10.60 / 11.00 / 8.50 /  
BECV2 :BENT CREEK 16.0: 5.24/: 1.13: 7.40 / 7.60 / 6.40 /  
SVEV2 :SCOTTSVILLE 20.0: 7.66/: 3.34: 7.50 / 10.40 / 9.50 /  
:  
: NEW/GREENBRIER RIVER BASIN  
GAXV2 :GALAX 9.0: 2.27/: 0.38: M / M / M /  
RDFV2 :RADFORD 14.0: 3.28/: 0.60: 4.00 / 5.20 / 4.20 /  
GLLV2 :GLEN LYN 15.0: 4.53/: -0.02: M / M / M /  
HINW2 :HINTON 15.0: 5.16/: 2.00: 6.20 / 5.80 / 4.90 /  
ALDW2 :ALDERSON 14.0: 9.08/: 4.67: 8.30 / 8.60 / 6.70 /  
:  
: ROANOKE/DAN RIVER BASIN  
RONV2 :ROANOKE 10.0: 2.16/: 0.43: 3.60 / 3.50 / 2.30 /  
SANV2 :PIGG R NR SAN 15.0: 3.63/: 0.41: M / M / M /  
ALTV2 :ALTAVISTA 18.0: 6.03/: 1.68: M / M / M /  
BROV2 :BROOKNEAL 23.0: 6.41/: 0.70: 8.80 / 10.40 / 8.80 /  
RNDV2 :RANDOLPH 21.0: 8.56/: -0.36: 11.40 / 15.40 / 15.20 /  
DVLV2 :DANVILLE 17.0: 11.27/: 4.59: 11.60 / 9.80 / 8.00 /  
PCEV2 :PACES 20.0: 10.03/: 4.20: 15.40 / 14.20 / 9.00 /  
SBNV2 :SOUTH BOSTON 19.0: 13.58/: 3.67: 17.90 / 19.30 / 14.20 /  
:  
: YADKIN RIVER BASIN  
WKSN7 :WILKESBORO 14.0: 3.26/: -0.35: M / M / M /  
ELKN7 :ELKIN 18.0: 3.96/: -0.23: 5.90 / 5.40 / 3.90 /  
:  
: TENNESSEE RIVER HEADWATERS BASINS  
SALV2 :SALTVILLE 10.0: 2.44/: 0.98: 3.00 / 3.10 / 2.20 /  
RLRV2 :RICHLANDS 10.0: M/: M: 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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