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WGUS51 KLWX 042000  
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VAC139-165-171-042300-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
400 PM EDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL PAGE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
SOUTH CENTRAL SHENANDOAH COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
EAST CENTRAL ROCKINGHAM COUNTY IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 700 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 400 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 2 AND 2.5 INCHES OF  
RAIN HAVE FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING. THUNDERSTORMS  
PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS,  
URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
LURAY... BROADWAY...  
TIMBERVILLE... MOUNT JACKSON...  
NEW MARKET... LEAKSVILLE...  
HAMBURG... QUICKSBURG...  
FAIRVIEW... KIMBALL...  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 0.5 TO 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA. MINOR FLOODING WAS RECENTLY REPORTED IN SHENANDOAH  
COUNTY AND WILL LIKELY WORSEN AS RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.  
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.  
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE  
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3876 7836 3869 7836 3867 7835 3865 7844  
3862 7852 3857 7873 3858 7880 3868 7877  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE  
 

 
 
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