455  
WGUS51 KLWX 111856  
FFWLWX  
VAC003-015-125-540-820-120300-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.FF.W.0085.181011T1856Z-181012T0300Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
256 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NELSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF CHARLOTTESVILLE IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
ALBEMARLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHEASTERN AUGUSTA COUNTY IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE EASTERN CITY OF WAYNESBORO IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT THURSDAY.  
 
* AT 254 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
HEAVY RAIN FALLING ACROSS THE AREA. UP TO ONE AND ONE HALF INCH OF  
RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO  
THREE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
CHARLOTTESVILLE, WAYNESBORO, CROZET, CRIMORA, SHERANDO, SHIPMAN,  
SCHUYLER, FREE UNION, WINTERGREEN, AFTON, MONTEBELLO, CAMPBELL,  
WESTMORELAND, HOLLYMEAD, LYNDHURST, NELLYSFORD, IVY, ARRINGTON,  
SCOTTSVILLE AND ESMONT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME  
UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3755 7890 3768 7897 3772 7907 3778 7907  
3781 7917 3789 7915 3792 7906 3796 7905  
3802 7894 3821 7878 3826 7864 3812 7821  
3777 7850 3776 7862 3771 7866 3768 7865  
3770 7869 3764 7871 3763 7882 3754 7883  
 

 
 
SMZ  
 
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