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Special Weather Statement issued July 26 at 4:39AM EDT by NWS

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Last Updated on July 26, 2022 5:30 am


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2022-07-26T04:39:00-04:00
Actual
Alert
Public
Alert for Alleghany; Ashe (North Carolina) Issued by the National Weather Service

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Special Weather Statement
Expected
Minor
Observed

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2022-07-26T04:39:00-04:00
2022-07-26T05:30:00-04:00
NWS Blacksburg (Southwest Virginia)
Special Weather Statement issued July 26 at 4:39AM EDT by NWS Blacksburg
…An area of heavy Rain showers will impact portions of Alleghany
and Ashe Counties in northwestern North Carolina, Pulaski,Giles,
Bland, Carroll, Wythe and Grayson Counties in southwestern
Virginia and the City of Galax through 530 AM EDT…
At 435 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking an area of heavy
rain showers extending from Bluefield to Wytheville to Jefferson.
Movement was east at 30 mph.
HAZARD…Heavy rainfall and localized flooding.
SOURCE…Radar indicated.
IMPACT…Ponding of water on roadways and flooding of poor drainage
and low-lying areas.
Locations impacted include…
Radford…
Pulaski…
Wytheville…
Galax…
Bland…
Bluefield…
Pearisburg…
and Interstate 81 between mile-markers 35 and 85.
MAX HAIL SIZE…0.00 IN
MAX WIND GUST…<30 MPH
If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.
Locally heavy rain will quickly reduce visibility and result in
ponding of water on roadways, standing water in low lying areas, and
minor flooding of creeks, streams, and areas of poor drainage.
Drivers are urged to slow down and use extra caution to avoid
hydroplaning.

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UGC
NCZ001-002-VAZ010>013-015-016

VTEC

TIME…MOT…LOC
0835Z 250DEG 54KT 3726 8092 3677 8096 3637 8138

Alleghany; Ashe
36.59,-81.68 36.77,-81.26 37.04,-81.46 37.09,-81.27 37.22,-81.28 37.48,-80.51 37.27,-80.52 37.23,-80.62 37.21,-80.53 36.97,-80.55 36.93,-80.64 36.67,-80.47 36.66,-80.59 36.56,-80.61 36.56,-80.9 36.37,-80.98 36.43,-81.17 36.24,-81.48 36.27,-81.57 36.4,-81.74 36.59,-81.68

FIPS6
037005

FIPS6
037009

UGC
NCZ001

UGC
NCZ002

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