HIDE Flood Watch issued December 13 at 2:54PM EST until December 15 at 5:00PM EST by NWS Blacksburg
...FLOOD WATCH DUE TO RAINFALL AND SNOW MELT...
.Low pressure tracks from Texas to Georgia through Friday.
Rainfall will overspread a warm front ahead of this system Friday
into early Saturday before rain tapers off to showers in the
afternoon. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches on top of several
inches of snow will bring the potential for flooding, especially
in urban areas as well as streams and rivers.
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a
* Flood Watch for portions of North Carolina and Virginia,
including the following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany
NC, Ashe, Caswell, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes,
and Yadkin. In Virginia, Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford,
Buckingham, Campbell, Carroll, Charlotte, Floyd, Franklin,
Grayson, Halifax, Henry, Patrick, and Pittsylvania.
* From Friday afternoon through Saturday afternoon
* 1 to 2 inches of rainfall will occur on top of several inches of
snow cover. Runoff from this plus melting snow may cause
flooding along streams, creeks and eventually rivers, as well as
* Those living along creeks and streams and rivers need to monitor
them Friday into the weekend. Main stem rivers, especially the
Dan River may flood this weekend.