Summers Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 11:12 PM EDT on April 20, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the New River at Glen Lyn.
* From after midnight tomorrow until Tuesday afternoon
* at 10pm Monday the stage was 14.7 feet.

* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage shortly after midnight tonight
reaching 15.3 feet over the next few hours before falling. The
river will fall below flood stage by early Tuesday.
* At 15.0 feet... low spots along Route 649 (lurich road) upstream
from the gage are flooded.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.5 feet on Mar 13 2010.


Lat... Lon 3723 8065 3733 8082 3746 8097 3754 8078
          3742 8072 3727 8053




Record Report
Statement as of 4:58 am EDT on April 20, 2015

... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Blacksburg VA and
Bluefield WV...

A record rainfall of 1.29 inch(es) was set at Blacksburg VA
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.78 set in 2008.
Official records at Blacksburg VA date back to 1952.

A record rainfall of 1.45 inch(es) was set at Bluefield WV
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.9 set in 1998.
Official records at Bluefield WV date back to 1959.