Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
1040 AM EST Wed Dec 2 2020

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

  Dan River at South Boston affecting Halifax County.

.Heavy rainfall from earlier in the week has resulted in continued
excessive water runoff into area creeks and streams across the lower
end of the Dan River Basin.  Some points along the river system
remain in flood at this time.

For the Dan River at South Boston...minor flooding continues.


Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local radio,
television, or NOAA Weather Radio for further information.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.


1040 AM EST Wed Dec 2 2020

...The Flood Warning remains in effect...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Dan River at South Boston.
* Until late tonight.
* At 10:00 AM EST Wednesday the stage was 23.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast to
  continue today.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 10:00 AM EST Wednesday was 23.6 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage this
  afternoon and continue falling to 11.3 feet Monday morning.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 23.2
  feet on 05/08/1989.


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