533  
WGUS41 KRNK 150302  
FLWRNK  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
1002 PM EST FRI FEB 14 2020  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA HAS ISSUED  
A FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN VIRGINIA...  
 
DAN RIVER AT SOUTH BOSTON AFFECTING HALIFAX COUNTY  
 
...RUNOFF CONTINUES INTO AREA RIVERS, CREEKS, AND STREAMS AS  
A RESULT OF RECENT REPEATED RAINFALL AND SATURATED GROUND...  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...THE WATER MAY BE MUCH DEEPER  
THAN YOU THINK.  
 
LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET FOR LATER  
STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS.  
 

 
 
VAC083-151502-  
/O.NEW.KRNK.FL.W.0015.200215T0600Z-200215T1800Z/  
/SBNV2.1.ER.200215T0600Z.200215T0600Z.200215T0600Z.NO/  
1002 PM EST FRI FEB 14 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG VA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE DAN RIVER AT SOUTH BOSTON.  
* FROM 12 AM EST SATURDAY UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 9 PM EST FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.9 FEET...AND VERY SLOWLY RISING.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 22.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. FORECAST TO RISE RIGHT TO FLOOD STAGE  
AND THEN REMAIN NEAR FLOOD STAGE UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT WHICH  
TIME IT WILL DROP BELOW FLOOD STAGE.  
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 21.6  
FEET ON MAY 7 2017.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3660 7898 3672 7902 3675 7884 3668 7879  
 
 

 
 
RAB  
 
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