Last Updated on March 31, 2021 1:58 pm
UPDATE – NWS has CANCELLED the Flash Flood Watch as of 1:55 pm.
…Moderate to heavy rainfall expected through tonight…
Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, and Boone
308 AM EDT Wed Mar 31 2021
…FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING…
The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has expanded the
- Flash Flood Watch to include a portion of northwest North
Carolina, including the following areas, Alleghany NC, Ashe,
- Through this evening
- Showers and a few thunderstorms will bring moderate to heavy
rain across the watch area today in association with a cold
frontal passage. Flash flooding will be possible, especially
where multiple showers or storms cross the same location in a
short period of time.
- Small streams may leave their banks and water may threaten
life and property.
Move to higher ground if a flash flood warning is issued or flash
flooding is observed.