Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1042 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

VAZ035-046-047-070330-
BUCKINGHAM VA-APPOMATTOX VA-AMHERST VA-
1042 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  CENTRAL BUCKINGHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  APPOMATTOX COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN AMHERST COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 1040 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS FROM NEW GLASGOW EAST TO
  BUCKINGHAM...MOVING TO THE SOUTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

* VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON
  ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BENT CREEK...
  APPOMATTOX...
  DILLWYN...
  STONEWALL...
  AND RIVERVILLE.

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 3764 7833 3724 7885 3736 7898 3743 7901
      3743 7904 3742 7904 3750 7913 3765 7896
      3755 7890 3754 7883 3757 7881 3759 7883
      3760 7881 3763 7882 3764 7872 3767 7872
      3770 7869 3768 7866 3768 7864 3773 7864
TIME...MOT...LOC 0239Z 43DEG 21KT 3759 7867

$$

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