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Virginia, Russell

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 10:24 PM EDT on May 27, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 28, 2017


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 282 remains in effect until 200 am EDT

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Grayson Lee Russell
Scott Smyth Washington
wise


Virginia independent cities included are

Bristol Norton


Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:37 PM EDT on May 27, 2017

Expires 11:30 PM EDT on May 27, 2017


The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
southwestern Russell County in southwestern Virginia...
northeastern Lee County in southwestern Virginia...
northeastern Scott County in southwestern Virginia...
southwestern Wise County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 1130 PM EDT

* at 835 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Two to three inches of rain
have fallen with additional rainfall amounts up to three inches
possible. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Big Stone Gap, Nickelsville, Dungannon and Fort Blackmore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3687 8238 3677 8220 3673 8244 3680 8290
      3685 8302 3686 8300 3686 8297 3687 8292
      3687 8291 3690 8287


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Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:42 PM EDT on May 27, 2017

Expires 10:45 PM EDT on May 27, 2017


The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southwestern Russell County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Norton in southwestern Virginia...
northeastern Scott County in southwestern Virginia...
southeastern Wise County in southwestern Virginia...
western Washington County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 1045 PM EDT

* at 741 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. Rainfall amounts up to two inches have already
fallen across the area. Additional rainfall amounts of one to
three inches are possible during the next few hours. This will
cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Abingdon, Norton, Lebanon, wise, Big Stone Gap, Coeburn, St. Paul,
Nickelsville, Dungannon, Collingwood, Castlewood, Holston,
Hansonville and Fort Blackmore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3689 8195 3665 8203 3667 8212 3667 8213
      3668 8216 3679 8279 3680 8277 3683 8282
      3700 8262


Emh


Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:42 PM EDT on May 27, 2017

Expires 10:45 PM EDT on May 27, 2017


The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southwestern Russell County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Norton in southwestern Virginia...
northeastern Scott County in southwestern Virginia...
southeastern Wise County in southwestern Virginia...
western Washington County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 1045 PM EDT

* at 741 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. Rainfall amounts up to two inches have already
fallen across the area. Additional rainfall amounts of one to
three inches are possible during the next few hours. This will
cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Abingdon, Norton, Lebanon, wise, Big Stone Gap, Coeburn, St. Paul,
Nickelsville, Dungannon, Collingwood, Castlewood, Holston,
Hansonville and Fort Blackmore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3689 8195 3665 8203 3667 8212 3667 8213
      3668 8216 3679 8279 3680 8277 3683 8282
      3700 8262


Emh


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