786  
WGUS51 KRNK 121818  
FFWRNK  
VAC141-130015-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
218 PM EDT SUN AUG 12 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL PATRICK COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 815 PM EDT  
 
* AT 218 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE ALREADY FALLEN IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. FLASH FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
PATRICK SPRINGS.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 OR MORE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...  
NORTH MAYO RIVER...  
SPOON CREEK...  
BLACKBERRY CREEK...  
SYCAMORE CREEK...  
AND ANGLIN BRANCH.  
 
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 3673 8023 3677 8009 3672 8009 3670 8008  
3668 8008 3666 8006 3664 8021  
 

 
 
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