Saturday October 3, 2015 Storm Reports/Road Conditions

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As of 8am Saturday no reported storm issues from overnight or this morning. Flood Watch remains in effect until 8pm Sunday, Wind Advisory in effect until 8am Sunday.

10am – according to scanner, Boone Police are being proactive and blocking off the Boone Mall parking lot facing 321 due to flood threat.

11:08am – scanner report of water across the road near the airport/Kellwood area.

11:11am – Boone Mall parking lot flooded. Photos: Heather Boone

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11:30am – High water around the Moose Lodge/golf course area on Deerfield Road near Watauga Medical Center.

12:23pm – Roby Green Rd. is flooded and impassable according to Watauga County Emergency Management.

3pm – Old Ford Trail at low water bridges on the Watauga River and Dewitt Barnett Road low water bridge closed.

5:11pm – minor delay possible on 105 near the turn to Broadstone Road due to debris that has washed into the road.

6:16pm – no other reports of flooded roads over the last hour. Several locations mentioned above have gone down. Still be mindful of possible flooded locations.

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