Northern Virginia Blue Ridge Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 9:26 PM EDT May. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Flood Warning for small streams remains in effect until 200 am
EDT for north central Rockingham County...

At 923 PM EDT, local law enforcement officials reported water over
roadways due to slow moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall
across the area. Radar estimates indicate up to 5 inches of rain
have fallen between yankeestown and Criders, with heavy rain
continuing.

Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Broadway, Bergton, Tunis, Yankeetown, Cherry Grove, Fulks Run and
Criders.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


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