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WGUS41 KLWX 050309  
FLWLWX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
1109 PM EDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
VAC171-051000-  
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SHENANDOAH VA-  
1109 PM EDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL SHENANDOAH COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 600 AM EDT WEDNESDAY.  
 
* AT 1109 PM EDT, GAUGE REPORTS INDICATED FLOODING IS OCCURRING IN  
THE WARNED AREA.  
 
* AT 10 PM, THE NORTH FORK SHENANDOAH RIVER AT NEW MARKET WAS AT  
9.35 FEET AND BEGINNING TO FALL. AT 9 FEET, THE MOUNT AIRY LANE  
BEGINS TO FLOOD. ROUTE 286 IS ALSO FLOODED, AND AGRICULTURAL  
FLOODING IS WIDESPREAD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3872 7869 3876 7864 3874 7856 3869 7859  
3862 7863 3861 7864 3866 7872  
 

 
 
LFR  
 
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