661  
WGUS51 KRNK 102115  
FFWRNK  
NCC005-171-193-VAC035-077-640-110315-  
/O.NEW.KRNK.FF.W.0113.181010T2115Z-181011T0315Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
515 PM EDT WED OCT 10 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
WESTERN SURRY COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
WILKES COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
CENTRAL CARROLL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF GALAX IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
EASTERN GRAYSON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1115 PM EDT WEDNESDAY  
 
* AT 514 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED  
AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH  
FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
GALAX...  
NORTH WILKESBORO...  
ELKIN...  
WILKESBORO...  
AND HILLSVILLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 
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 3608 8142 3636 8127 3637 8125 3639 8125  
3681 8103 3685 8081 3691 8066 3627 8076  
3627 8077 3626 8078 3625 8087 3606 8088  
3606 8098 3603 8107 3604 8120 3603 8127  
3600 8132  
 

 
 
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