South Boston, VA

9:47 AM EDT on April 27, 2017 (GMT -0400)
North Main Street | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 489 ft 36.73 °N, 78.91 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

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71.2 °F
Feels Like 73 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 8.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 73 °F
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 8:00 PM
New Moon, 2% visible
METAR KDAN 271253Z AUTO 22006KT 10SM CLR 19/17 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP112 T01890167
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 73 °F
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 8:00 PM
New Moon, 2% visible
METAR KDAN 271253Z AUTO 22006KT 10SM CLR 19/17 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP112 T01890167

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Flood Warning
Issued: 4:53 AM EDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Dan River at South Boston.
* Until Saturday evening.
* At 04am Thursday the stage was 30.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall slowly at first this morning and then more
rapidly, finally going below flood stage by Saturday morning.
* Impact... at 29.5 feet... Route 501 begins to flood and number of
businesses in the Riverdale area are affected.
* Flood history... the river appears to have crested at 30.25 feet early this morning.
This was the 9th highest flood on record at South Boston and the highest since
March 23, 2003 when the river hit 30.34 feet.


Lat... Lon 3660 7898 3672 7902 3675 7884 3668 7879



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453 am EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Dan River at paces.
* Until late Friday night.
* At 03am Thursday the stage was 28.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by tomorrow
early afternoon.
* Impact... at 29.0 feet... Route 658 is closed near the Dan River.
* Flood history... the river crested at 29.14 feet yesterday afternoon
which was the highest stage at the paces gage since the 31.43 feet
during hurricane fran in 1996.


Lat... Lon 3648 7923 3663 7920 3672 7902 3660 7898
          3656 7911




453 am EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Roanoke River at Randolph.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At 03am Thursday the stage was 23.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by after
midnight tomorrow.
* Impact... at 24.0 feet... widespread lowland flooding in fields on
left bank and Woods on right bank.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 23.2
feet on may 7 2016.


Lat... Lon 3695 7885 3703 7882 3702 7872 3690 7866
          3680 7863 3680 7870