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000
WGUS81 KRNK 020404
FLSRNK

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1204 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

VAC580-020413-
/O.CAN.KRNK.FA.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-160502T0430Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CITY OF COVINGTON VA-
1204 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR
THE CITY OF COVINGTON...

THE HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED...AND FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED TO POSE
A THREAT.

LAT...LON 3780 7998 3780 7996 3779 7996 3778 7998
      3776 7997 3775 7999 3776 8001 3777 8000
      3779 8000 3781 8000 3781 7998

$$

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000
WGUS81 KRNK 020252
FLSRNK

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1052 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

VAC580-020430-
/O.CON.KRNK.FA.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-160502T0430Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CITY OF COVINGTON VA-
1052 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
1230 AM EDT FOR THE CITY OF COVINGTON...

AT 1050 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED ONLY PATCHY LIGHT RAIN
REMAINS IN THE COVINGTON AREA. NO ADDITIONAL URBAN FLOODING IS
EXPECTED. ANY ONGOING FLOODING ISSUES WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
COVINGTON.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...
JAMES RIVER...
DRY RUN...
DUNLAP CREEK...
JACKSON RIVER...
AND PONDING MILL CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3780 7998 3780 7996 3779 7996 3778 7998
      3776 7997 3775 7999 3776 8001 3777 8000
      3779 8000 3781 8000 3781 7998

$$

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000
WGUS81 KRNK 020124
FLSRNK

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
924 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

VAC580-020430-
/O.NEW.KRNK.FA.Y.0012.160502T0124Z-160502T0430Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CITY OF COVINGTON VA-
924 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  THE CITY OF COVINGTON IN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1230 AM EDT

* AT 923 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. A LITTLE LESS THAN ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY
  FALLEN...BUT ADDITIONAL RAIN IS EXPECTED AS STORMS REMAIN OVER THE
  CITY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  COVINGTON.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...
JAMES RIVER...
DRY RUN...
DUNLAP CREEK...
JACKSON RIVER...
AND PONDING MILL CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF FLOODING...
INCLUDING MUDSLIDES OR ROAD CLOSURES...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS
AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3780 7998 3780 7996 3779 7996 3778 7998
      3776 7997 3775 7999 3776 8001 3777 8000
      3779 8000 3781 8000 3781 7998

$$

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