Flood Advisory In Effect Until 8pm Tonight – Friday Dec 28, 2018

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flood Advisory for…
Watauga County in northwestern North Carolina…
Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina…

* Until 800 PM EST

* At 426 PM EST, Runoff from earlier heavy rainfall will continue to
cause minor flooding in the advisory area, especially near low
water crossings and other locations where excessive water normally
pools.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Boone…
Jefferson…
West Jefferson…
Blowing Rock…
and Beech Mountain.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.