Yadkin Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 9:59 PM EST Jan. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon EST
Wednesday...

* what... freezing rain expected with total ice accumulations of a
light glaze.

* Where... most of northwest North Carolina, up into portions of
the foothills and Piedmont of Virginia.

* When... until noon EST Wednesday.

* Additional details... the hazardous conditions could impact the
morning commute.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of freezing rain
will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads. Slow down
and use caution while driving.

The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 5:22 AM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Thursday
morning...

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, Stokes, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yadkin. In
Virginia, Alleghany VA, Amherst, Bath, Bedford, Botetourt,
Carroll, Craig, Floyd, Franklin, Grayson, Henry, Montgomery,
Patrick, Pulaski, Roanoke, Rockbridge, and Wythe.

* From this evening through Thursday morning

* 1 to 2 inches of rain are expected. The highest amounts will be
along the Blue Ridge. Much of the expected rainfall will runoff
into local streams and creeks since the ground is frozen or
still saturated from rainfall last weekend.

* Small streams and creeks may overflow their banks. Areas of poor
drainage will also be prone to flooding. Roads near streams and
creeks.

Tributaries of the Roanoke and Dan rivers may also flood. These
rivers may rise above action or flood stage Thursday or Friday.


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.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 5:22 AM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Thursday
morning...

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, Stokes, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yadkin. In
Virginia, Alleghany VA, Amherst, Bath, Bedford, Botetourt,
Carroll, Craig, Floyd, Franklin, Grayson, Henry, Montgomery,
Patrick, Pulaski, Roanoke, Rockbridge, and Wythe.

* From this evening through Thursday morning

* 1 to 2 inches of rain are expected. The highest amounts will be
along the Blue Ridge. Much of the expected rainfall will runoff
into local streams and creeks since the ground is frozen or
still saturated from rainfall last weekend.

* Small streams and creeks may overflow their banks. Areas of poor
drainage will also be prone to flooding. Roads near streams and
creeks.

Tributaries of the Roanoke and Dan rivers may also flood. These
rivers may rise above action or flood stage Thursday or Friday.


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.