Sparta, NC

1:07 AM EDT on May 25, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Areal Flood Warning

Elev 2900 ft 36.50 °N, 81.12 °W | Updated 22 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
54.9 °F
Feels Like 54.9 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from ESE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.56 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 3000 ft
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:10 AM 8:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KGEV 250500Z AUTO 29006KT 10SM OVC030 12/11 A2956 RMK AO2 T01230106
Pressure 29.56 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 3000 ft
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:10 AM 8:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KGEV 250500Z AUTO 29006KT 10SM OVC030 12/11 A2956 RMK AO2 T01230106

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:03 PM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
Alleghany County in northwestern North Carolina...
northeastern Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...
Pulaski County in southwestern Virginia...
Giles County in southwestern Virginia...
Wythe County in southwestern Virginia...
Carroll County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Galax in southwestern Virginia...
Grayson County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 500 am EDT Thursday

* at 1052 PM EDT, emergency management officials in Pulaski County
reporting major flooding issues in the County. With rain
continuing to fall across the entire area, the advisory has been
upgraded to a Flood Warning.

* Doppler radar indicated moderate rain continuing to fall over the
area. Rainfall the past 6 hours have ranged from 2 to 4 inches.
Today's rain and rain from the past couple of days have left the
area water logged with most creeks and streams running at or above
bankfull. Light to moderate rain will continue to fall overnight
with rates up to two tenths to a half of an inch an hour. This
will continue to cause flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Radford...
Pulaski...
Wytheville...
Galax...
and Pearisburg.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, 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 3647 8140 3677 8126 3697 8137 3707 8091
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