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WGUS51 KRNK 111814  
FFWRNK  
NCC171-197-112115-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
214 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SURRY COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
YADKIN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 515 PM EDT  
 
* AT 209 PM EDT, LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED THAT THEY CONTINUE  
TO RECEIVE NEW REPORTS OF FLOODED ROADS, BRIDGES, AND STRUCTURES  
ACROSS THEIR RESPECTIVE COUNTIES. DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES THAT  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA WILL CONTINUE FOR AT LEAST  
ANOTHER HOUR, THEREFORE THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING WILL BE EXTENDED.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MOUNT AIRY...  
ELKIN...  
FAIRVIEW...  
FLAT ROCK...  
AND YADKINVILLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
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 3606 8088 3633 8087 3640 8097 3642 8096  
3645 8098 3650 8093 3656 8090 3655 8044  
3624 8045 3622 8043 3621 8045 3617 8044  
3613 8045 3611 8051 3605 8050  
 

 
 
JR  
 
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