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WGUS51 KRNK 112014  
FFWRNK  
VAC143-590-120215-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
414 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
...FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR CITY OF DANVILLE AND SOUTHERN  
PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
THE CITY OF DANVILLE IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHERN PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT THURSDAY  
 
* AT 411 PM EDT, EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE  
WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING AND MULTIPLE SWIFT WATER  
RESCUES HAVE ALREADY NEEDED TO BE PERFORMED.  
 
THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR THE CITY OF DANVILLE AND  
SOUTHERN PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY. THIS IS A PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS  
SITUATION. SEEK HIGHER GROUND NOW!  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
DANVILLE...  
BLAIRS...  
CASCADE...  
RINGGOLD...  
AND WESTOVER HILLS.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOCATION DANVILLE AIRPORT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND  
LIFE-THREATENING SITUATION. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ARE  
FLEEING AN AREA SUBJECT TO FLOODING OR UNDER AN EVACUATION ORDER.  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
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 3670 7968 3670 7918 3664 7919 3654 7934  
3654 7971  
 

 
 
JR  
 
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