Rockbridge Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 4:07 PM EDT on August 23, 2014

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* Special Weather Statement for... northeastern Franklin County in west central Virginia... Bedford County in south central Virginia... eastern Botetourt County in west central Virginia... west central Campbell County in central Virginia... southwestern Rockbridge County in west central Virginia... north central Pittsylvania County in south central Virginia...

* until 500 PM EDT

* at 406 PM EDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Natural Bridge...moving to the south at 40 mph.

* Pea size hail and wind gusts up to 40 mph are expected with this storm. Very heavy rain is falling...and will cause water to pond on roadways and quickly fill roadside ditches and small streams.

* Locations impacted include... Stewartsville... Bedford City... Huddleston... Moneta... and Montvale.

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.

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Public Information Statement
Statement as of 10:50 am EDT on August 23, 2014

...Precipitation totals...

The following is a list of unofficial rainfall totals of at least 0.50 inches for a 48 hour period ending at 10 am EDT Saturday. These reports are from a combination of sources including coop observers...cocorahs observers...IFLOWS gages...and ASOS...and have not been quality controlled.

North Carolina

...Alleghany County...

0.51 Sparta 2.8 NE cocorahs

...Ashe County...

0.73 Lansing 5.9 NW cocorahs 0.67 Lansing rg dcp

...Watauga County...

1.13 Beech Mountain 1.2 se cocorahs 1.05 Foscoe 1.2 WSW cocorahs 0.78 Valle Crucis 1.4 SSE cocorahs 0.67 Watauga r/Foscoe IFLOWS 0.56 Sandy Flats IFLOWS

Virginia

...Alleghany County...

0.68 gathright dam coop 0.51 Dunlap creek nr Covington 0.50 Covington fp coop

...Amherst County...

0.67 Pedlar dam coop

...Bath County...

0.75 Ingalls Field IFLOWS 0.60 gathright dam dcp

...Bedford County...

0.66 Huddleston 4 SW coop

...Bland County...

0.67 Bastian/Clear Fork dcp

...Botetourt County...

0.63 apple Orchard IFLOWS

...Buckingham County...

0.57 Buckingham coop

...Campbell County...

0.75 Evington 2.2 NE cocorahs

...Craig County...

0.52 Potts mtn. IFLOWS

...Floyd County...

0.83 Copper Hill IFLOWS 0.53 Copper Hill coop

...Franklin County...

1.18 Boones Mill 5.5 E cocorahs 0.78 Simmonds Gap IFLOWS 0.52 Wirtz 10.4 ESE cocorahs 0.50 Rocky Mount 4.3 NNW cocorahs

...Giles County...

2.26 butt mtn IFLOWS 1.73 Mountain Lake Bio IFLOWS

...Grayson County...

1.26 Jones Knob IFLOWS 0.99 Bethel IFLOWS

...Halifax County...

0.50 South Boston coop

...Montgomery County...

1.64 Blacksburg 2.4 ENE cocorahs 1.10 poor mtn. IFLOWS 0.99 brush mtn IFLOWS 0.91 Blacksburg 1.7 ESE cocorahs 0.72 Blacksburg 0.4 N cocorahs 0.70 Lafayette coop 0.60 Ironto IFLOWS

...Pulaski County...

0.69 Pulaski 2 E coop

...Roanoke County...

0.62 Roanoke 5.5 SW cocorahs 0.60 Roanoke 4.9 SW cocorahs 0.51 Cave Spring 2.4 SSW cocorahs

...Rockbridge County...

1.34 Glasgow 1 se coop 1.19 Buena Vista coop 0.92 glenped RAWS 0.82 Buffalo ck at Murat IFLOWS sg/rg 0.59 Glasgow IFLOWS sg/rg 0.55 Lexington coop

...Smyth County...

1.44 Saltville 1 N coop 1.35 Saltville rg (tva) 1.11 Nebo IFLOWS 0.99 Mt. Rogers IFLOWS 0.91 Marion rg (tva) 0.91 Camp IFLOWS 0.80 Marion 2.4 ENE cocorahs 0.64 Little Brushy IFLOWS

...Tazewell County...

2.02 Springville IFLOWS 1.55 Burkes Garden coop 1.07 Cumberland hts IFLOWS 1.07 Jewell Ridge IFLOWS 0.92 xmas tree hill IFLOWS 0.92 Richlands rg (tva) 0.84 Richlands coop 0.80 Bluestone IFLOWS 0.72 Whitaker Ridge IFLOWS 0.54 Tazewell rg (tva)

...Wythe County...

1.98 Stony Fork usfs RAWS 1.24 Wytheville coop 1.02 2way Wytheville IFLOWS 0.72 sand mtn IFLOWS 0.68 Cedar Springs IFLOWS

West Virginia

...Greenbrier County...

1.80 McRoss 3 E coop 1.19 Ronceverte 4 se cocorahs 0.99 Alderson IFLOWS 0.70 White Sulphur Springs coop 0.56 brushy mtn IFLOWS 0.55 Williamsburg vfd IFLOWS 0.52 Meadow Bluff IFLOWS

...Mercer County...

1.20 Bluefield coop 1.15 Bramwell IFLOWS 0.75 mataoka IFLOWS 0.72 Bluefield IFLOWS 0.60 Camp Creek IFLOWS sg/rg 0.52 Egeria IFLOWS 0.50 Bluefield Airport (asos)

...Monroe County...

0.56 linside IFLOWS

...Summers County...

1.60 Alderson coop 1.30 Keeney Knob IFLOWS 1.26 Bluestone Lake coop 0.83 Pipestem Knob IFLOWS 0.74 Bluestone r. At Pipestem 0.69 Pipestem RAWS 0.56 Ellison Ridge IFLOWS