Weather Alert - Appomattox
Click here for NWS Zone Forecast

WGUS81 KRNK 201929

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
329 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018


Appomattox VA-Buckingham VA-
329 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Northeastern Appomattox County in central Virginia...
Southwestern Buckingham County in central Virginia...

* Until 630 PM EDT

* At 328 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated slow moving and
redeveloping heavy rain-producing showers from near Tower Hill to
Toga. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen according to
Doppler radar estimates, mainly in northeastern Appomattox County
to just over the Appomattox/Buckingham County line. This will
cause sharp rises on creeks and streams, ponding and minor
lowland flooding in the Advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Tower Hill.

Additional rainfall of up to 2 inches is expected over the area.
This additional rain will result in minor flooding.


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

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.


LAT...LON 3752 7872 3742 7859 3735 7874 3747 7885


Tropical Watch