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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
437 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Virginia..
  Roanoke River At Altavista affecting Campbell and Pittsylvania
  Counties
  Roanoke River at Randolph affecting Charlotte and Halifax Counties


Heavy rainfall ranging from 2 to 5 inches occurred across parts of
the Roanoke River basin since Thursday. This will lead to
continued rises along the river with minor flooding expected
today into Sunday.


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 by noon today.

&&

VAC031-143-011637-
/O.CON.KRNK.FL.W.0019.161001T1424Z-161002T0733Z/
/ALTV2.1.ER.161001T1424Z.161001T1800Z.161001T1933Z.NO/
437 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

the Flood Warning continues for
  the Roanoke River At Altavista.
* from late this morning until late tonight.
* at 04AM Saturday the stage was 12.9 feet.

* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage around midday and
  continue to rise to near 18.6 feet late this afternoon. The river
  will fall below flood stage by this evening.
* Impact...at 18.0 feet...Water begins to flood lowland
  pastures/farmlands.
* Flood history...this crest compares to a previous crest of 19.3
  feet on Jan 31 2013.

&&

LAT...LON 3706 7939 3716 7938 3716 7926 3711 7908
          3700 7911

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
601 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

INZ050-058-059-066-073>075-080-KYZ089>100-OHZ026-034-035-042>046-
051>056-060>065-070>074-077>082-088-021015-
WAYNE-FAYETTE IN-UNION IN-FRANKLIN IN-RIPLEY-DEARBORN-OHIO-
SWITZERLAND-CARROLL-GALLATIN-BOONE-KENTON-CAMPBELL-OWEN-GRANT-
PENDLETON-BRACKEN-ROBERTSON-MASON-LEWIS-HARDIN-MERCER-AUGLAIZE-DARKE-
SHELBY-LOGAN-UNION OH-DELAWARE-MIAMI-CHAMPAIGN-CLARK-MADISON-
FRANKLIN OH-LICKING-PREBLE-MONTGOMERY-GREENE-FAYETTE OH-PICKAWAY-
FAIRFIELD-BUTLER-WARREN-CLINTON-ROSS-HOCKING-HAMILTON-CLERMONT-BROWN-
HIGHLAND-ADAMS-PIKE-SCIOTO-
601 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL
INDIANA...SOUTHEAST INDIANA...NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...NORTHERN
KENTUCKY...CENTRAL OHIO...SOUTHWEST OHIO AND WEST CENTRAL OHIO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

AREAS OF FOG HAVE DEVELOPED THIS MORNING. LOCALLY DENSE FOG MAY
BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY CLOSE TO SUNRISE. THE FOG WILL IMPROVE
AFTER SUNRISE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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