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Radar valid at 915 am EST, Jan 12th 2018

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Watauga NC-
112 AM EST FRI JAN 12 2018

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Southern Watauga County in northwestern North Carolina...

* Until 915 AM EST Friday

* At 111 AM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding in the advisory area. An inch to an inch and a
half of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Blowing Rock...
Beech Mountain...
and Sugar Grove.

Additional rainfall of half to one inch is expected over the area.
This additional rain will result in minor flooding.


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

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 3628 8181 3616 8149 3612 8154 3612 8171
3611 8181 3616 8183 3619 8186 3619 8188
3620 8189

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