450  
WWUS81 KRNK 200020 CCA  
SPSRNK  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA...CORRECTED  
820 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019  
 
NCZ001-018-VAZ009-016-200115-  
ASHE-WATAUGA-SMYTH-CARROLL-  
820 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019  
 
...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WATAUGA AND ASHE  
COUNTIES UNTIL 915 PM EDT...  
 
AT 811 PM EDT, A LARGE AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS WAS MOVING NORTH INTO  
WATAUGA AND ASHE COUNTIES FROM THE SOUTH. THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR  
THESE STORMS TO PRODUCE TORRENTIAL RAINFALL FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD  
OF TIME THAT MAY QUICKLY RENEW THE NEED FOR A FLASH FLOOD WARNING.  
NOTE, A FLOOD WARNING IS ALREADY IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF WATAUGA  
COUNTY THROUGH THE EVENING.  
 
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS  
STORM.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BOONE...  
JEFFERSON...  
WEST JEFFERSON...  
BLOWING ROCK...  
AND LANSING.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOCATION APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY CAUSE  
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY, SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO  
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION  
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.  
 
LAT...LON 3636 8180 3634 8171 3641 8174 3659 8168  
3658 8148 3684 8130 3677 8126 3674 8136  
3658 8135 3676 8101 3681 8103 3679 8094  
3657 8135 3638 8124 3636 8136 3629 8137  
3625 8147 3614 8151 3612 8181 3629 8192  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0011Z 214DEG 49KT 3615 8169  
 

 
 
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