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Grayson, VA

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Ashe-Alleghany NC-Surry-Watauga-Wilkes-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd-
Patrick-
Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Dobson, Boone,
Wilkesboro, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax,
Floyd, and Stuart
431 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of North Carolina and southwest Virginia, including
the following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC, Ashe,
Surry, Watauga, and Wilkes. In southwest Virginia, Carroll,
Floyd, Grayson, and Patrick.

* Until 4 PM EDT this afternoon

* Prolonged moderate to heavy rainfall. Up to an additional two
inches of rain through this afternoon, leading to event totals
of three to four inches. Localized higher amounts possible.

* Flooding of small streams and creeks, small rivers and urban
areas, including the Watauga River, tributaries and creeks
that flow into the New River and the urban areas of Boone,
West Jefferson, and Galax.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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