Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1124 AM EDT TUE APR 14 2015

VAC091-WVC071-142115-
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HIGHLAND VA-PENDLETON WV-
1124 AM EDT TUE APR 14 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  HIGHLAND COUNTY IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...
  PENDLETON COUNTY IN EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 1121 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  THAT HEAVY RAIN WAS FALLING OVER THE AREA. HEAVY RAIN IS LIKELY TO
  CAUSE CREEKS AND STREAMS TO RISE OUT OF THEIR BANKS. AROUND ONE
  INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE AREA AND ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS AROUND ONE INCH ARE EXPECTED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... UPPER
  TRACK...MONTEREY...BLUE GRASS...WILLIAMSVILLE...VANDERPOOL...
  BOLAR...CIRCLEVILLE...HARPER...CLOVER CREEK...BRUSHY
  RUN...RUDDLE...OAK FLAT AND HEAD WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3837 7972 3867 7963 3867 7959 3878 7951
      3889 7952 3890 7945 3893 7945 3892 7938
      3896 7935 3876 7906 3866 7909 3865 7913
      3850 7921 3841 7932 3822 7944 3818 7951
      3822 7971 3826 7979 3831 7981

$$

BJL


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