Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Boone,
Wilkesboro, Marion, Wytheville, Independence, Whitetop,
Troutdale, and Volney
248 PM EDT Thu Oct 11 2018
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia,
including the following areas, in northwest North Carolina,
Alleghany NC, Ashe, Watauga, and Wilkes. In southwest
Virginia, Grayson, Smyth, and Wythe.
* Until 8 PM EDT this evening
* Runoff from earlier heavy rain may lead to lingering flood or
flash flooding until early this evening.
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
Remember...TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN!
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.