551  
FGUS51 KRNK 151500  
RVDRNK  
VAZ007-009-011-013>016-019-022>024-034>037-044>048-058>059-  
WVZ042>045-NCZ003-006-019>020-160300-  
 
DAILY RIVER AND LAKE SUMMARY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
1100 AM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
24 HOUR BASIN AVERAGE RAINFALL ENDING 7:00 AM TODAY WAS GENERALLY  
LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH, WITH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.  
FORECAST RAINFALL ENDING 7:00 AM TOMORROW WILL BE BETWEEN A TENTH  
TO A QUARTER OF AN INCH WEST OF THE BLUE RIDGE, AND LESS THAN A  
TENTH EAST. IMPACTS ON AREA RIVER STAGES OVER THE NEXT THREE DAYS  
WILL BE MINIMAL. CURRENTLY, THE DAN RIVER IS AT MINOR FLOOD STAGE  
AT SOUTH BOSTON, BUT IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE MONDAY.  
 
 

 
 
.B RNK 1015 E DC2018101510 DH07/HG/DRH+24/HGIFF  
:  
: STATION FLOOD 12 UTC 24-HR DAY 1 DAY 2 DAY 3  
: ID NAME STAGE STAGE CHANGE 12 UTC FORECAST  
: MON TUE WED THU  
:  
: JAMES RIVER BASIN  
BVSV2 :BUENA VISTA 17.0: 3.37/: -0.33: 3.50 / 3.00 / 2.80 /  
CVGV2 :COVINGTON CIT 17.0: 6.86/: -0.34: 6.30 / 5.90 / 5.90 /  
LIRV2 :LICK RUN 16.0: 5.12/: -0.58: 5.30 / 4.40 / 4.10 /  
BNNV2 :BUCHANAN 17.0: 6.45/: -1.00: 6.80 / 6.00 / 5.30 /  
HRKV2 :HOLCOMB ROCK 22.0: 8.55/: -0.83: 8.30 / 7.80 / 7.00 /  
BECV2 :BENT CREEK 16.0: 6.21/: -0.85: 5.60 / 5.60 / 5.10 /  
SVEV2 :SCOTTSVILLE 20.0: 8.63/: -1.52: 7.70 / 7.50 / 7.00 /  
:  
: NEW/GREENBRIER RIVER BASIN  
GAXV2 :GALAX 9.0: 2.03/: -0.31: 1.80 / 1.70 / 1.50 /  
RDFV2 :RADFORD 14.0: 4.33/: -1.14: 3.90 / 3.60 / 3.40 /  
GLLV2 :GLEN LYN 15.0: 6.67/: -0.85: 5.80 / 5.50 / 5.10 /  
HINW2 :HINTON 15.0: 6.82/: -1.00: 5.90 / 4.30 / 3.80 /  
ALDW2 :ALDERSON 14.0: 4.66/: -0.56: 5.30 / 5.10 / 4.50 /  
:  
: ROANOKE/DAN RIVER BASIN  
RONV2 :ROANOKE 10.0: 2.73/: -0.48: 2.80 / 2.60 / 2.30 /  
SANV2 :PIGG R NR SAN 15.0: 3.33/: -0.22: 3.40 / 3.30 / M /  
ALTV2 :ALTAVISTA 18.0: 9.55/: -1.96: 8.10 / 5.20 / 4.00 /  
BROV2 :BROOKNEAL 23.0: 13.21/: -2.41: 12.70 / 12.40 / 10.30 /  
RNDV2 :RANDOLPH 24.0: 21.52/: -4.37: 17.60 / 16.50 / 14.50 /  
WENN7 :WENTWORTH 19.0: 4.35/: -0.74: 3.70 / 3.10 / 2.80 /  
DVLV2 :DANVILLE 17.0: 8.23/: -1.46: 7.60 / 7.30 / 7.10 /  
PCEV2 :PACES 20.0: 11.74/: -15.59: 9.50 / 8.50 / 7.70 /  
SBNV2 :SOUTH BOSTON 19.0: 23.89/: -6.46: 14.50 / 13.40 / 12.50 /  
:  
: YADKIN RIVER BASIN  
WKSN7 :WILKESBORO 14.0: 5.63/: 1.37: 6.10 / 6.60 / 6.60 /  
ELKN7 :ELKIN 18.0: 6.78/: 1.50: 6.70 / 7.00 / 7.10 /  
:  
: TENNESSEE RIVER HEADWATERS BASINS  
SALV2 :SALTVILLE 10.0: 1.77/: -0.25: 1.70 / 1.70 / 1.60 /  
RLRV2 :RICHLANDS 10.0: 1.84/: -0.18: M / M / M /  
.END  
 
NOTE: THESE FORECASTS INCLUDE FLUCTUATIONS CAUSED BY KNOWN CHANGES IN  
RESERVOIR RELEASES. FORECASTS INCLUDE RAINFALL THROUGH 1200 UTC (7 AM  
EST OR 8 AM EDT) TODAY AND PROJECTED RAINFALL THROUGH THE NEXT 48 TO  
72 HOURS.  
 
DURING PERIODS OF HIGH WATER OR FLOODING CREST FORECAST UPDATES MAY  
BE OBTAINED IN RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS /WBCFLWRNK/ AND RIVER FLOOD  
STATEMENTS /WBCFLSRNK/.  
 
 

 
 
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