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Flood Warning
Issued: 5:31 AM EST Nov. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Appomattox river at Mattoax
* until this evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 04:30 am Saturday the stage was 22.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 22.4 feet by this
morning. The river will fall below flood stage this afternoon.
* At 21.0 feet... agricultural and pasture land flooded.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 22.3 feet on
Sep 18 2018.


Lat... Lon 3721 7776 3743 7802 3742 7814 3751 7812
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531 am EST Sat Nov 17 2018

... The Flood Warning has been extended until Sunday afternoon... the
Flood Warning continues for
the James River at Richmond Westham
* until Sunday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 04:30 am Saturday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow morning.
* At 15.0 feet... begin moderate flooding. Residences near gage
threatened with some driveways under one to one and a half feet of
water.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 13.6 feet on
Apr 18 2018.


Lat... Lon 3770 7780 3756 7744 3747 7749 3753 7770
      3760 7785