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WGUS51 KRNK 172230  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
630 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN WATAUGA COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 1230 AM EDT FRIDAY  
 
* AT 629 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND RAIN GAGE REPORTS INDICATE THAT  
SUCCESSIVE SEVERAL ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND  
EVENING HAVE PRODUCED RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ACROSS THE  
WARNED AREA...AND ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING. FLASH FLOODING  
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
BOONE...  
BLOWING ROCK...  
DEEP GAP...  
BLOWING ROCK IN CALDWELL COUNTY...  
AND AHO.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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 3612 8172 3620 8172 3623 8163 3623 8149  
3613 8153 3612 8164  
 

 
 
MBS  
 
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