Roanoke city County, VA
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Special Weather Statement
VAZ014-018-019-022>024-033-034-030330-
FRANKLIN VA-ALLEGHANY VA-BEDFORD VA-BOTETOURT VA-ROCKBRIDGE VA-
ROANOKE VA-MONTGOMERY VA-CRAIG VA-
1029 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
NORTHERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
CENTRAL ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
BOTETOURT COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
SOUTHWESTERN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
CRAIG COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 1029 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
EARLEHURST TO NEAR ELLISTON...MOVING TO THE EAST AT 45 MPH.

* PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE
STORMS. VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND
ON ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROANOKE...
SALEM CITY...
CATAWBA...
STEWARTSVILLE...
AND COLLIERSTOWN.

THIS INCLUDES THE SALEM FAIRGROUNDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PROLONGED HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER THE ROADWAY. DO
NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE WHERE THE ROAD HAS BECOME FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3790 7946 3706 7946 3706 7949 3703 7948
3717 8035 3759 8027 3763 8022 3765 8026
3776 8024 3786 7971 3784 7969
TIME...MOT...LOC 0226Z 273DEG 41KT 3769 8020 3724 8029

$$

Special Weather Statement
VAZ013>017-022-032-033-043-030330-
FRANKLIN VA-FLOYD VA-GRAYSON VA-HENRY VA-PATRICK VA-CARROLL VA-
ROANOKE VA-MONTGOMERY VA-PULASKI VA-
1034 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
SOUTHEASTERN GRAYSON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
WESTERN HENRY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
PATRICK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
CARROLL COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
SOUTHWESTERN ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...
SOUTHEASTERN PULASKI COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 1033 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
MERRIMAC TO NEAR LOW GAP...MOVING TO THE EAST AT 25 MPH.

* PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE
STORMS. VERY HEAVY RAINFALL OF MORE THAN AN INCH IN 30 MINUTES OR
LESS IS POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BLACKSBURG...
PILOT...
CHRISTIANSBURG...
INDIAN VALLEY...
AND ALLISONIA.

THIS INCLUDES VIRGINIA TECH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PROLONGED HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER THE ROADWAY. DO
NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE WHERE THE ROAD HAS BECOME FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3659 8110 3685 8084 3688 8074 3692 8077
3725 8044 3703 7961 3654 8003
TIME...MOT...LOC 0231Z 272DEG 21KT 3719 8041 3659 8084

$$

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