The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

BREAKING NEWS

January 16, 2013

Flood Warning Issued by NWS for Greenbrier, Summers, Monroe

Counties in Virginia included as well

BLACKSBURG, VA. — THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WARNING FOR... BATH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA... CITY OF COVINGTON IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA... ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA... SUMMERS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA... GREENBRIER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA... MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA... * UNTIL 1245 PM EST * AT 648 AM EST...ADDITIONAL MODERATE RAIN WAS STARTING TO MOVE BACK ACROSS THE REGION. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAD ALREADY FALLEN SINCE TUESDAY AND MANY STREAMS AND CREEKS WERE NEAR BANKFULL. THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL LIKELY CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALLER CREEKS AND STREAMS THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. * SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... JORDAN MINES...COVINGTON CITY...WARM SPRINGS...CLIFTON FORGE CITY...HOT SPRINGS...LEWISBURG...HINTON...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS... RONCEVERTE...PIPESTEM...ALDERSON...RUPERT...UNION...MILLBORO... SANDSTONE...NEOLA...RENICK...CALLAGHAN...NATURAL WELL...INGALLS FIELD...CALLISON...HOLLINS...CARLOOVER...BACOVA JUNCTION... MAXWELTON...LEWISBURG AIRPORT...JUMPING BRANCH...BALLENGEE...HIX AND BUCK. 

 

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