Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
944 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers
in Virginia...

  Roanoke River At Roanoke affecting Roanoke...City of Roanoke


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Virginia...

  Dan River at South Boston affecting Halifax COUNTY


 ...due to runoff and upstream water from small creeks...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas...the water may be much deeper
than you think.

 Graphical forecast information is available on the internet at
http://www.weather.gov/rnk (lower case). Click on `rivers & lakes`.



The next scheduled statement will be issued as flood category
changes.

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VAC083-241044-
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/SBNV2.1.ER.170124T0337Z.170125T0000Z.170125T1209Z.NO/
944 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Dan River at South Boston.
* from tonight until Wednesday evening
* at 09PM Monday the stage was 18.5 feet.

* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 22.8 feet by tomorrow evening. The river will fall below
  flood stage by Wednesday morning.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 22.4
  feet on Feb 26 2016.

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


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