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Flood Advisory issued for Bedford, Botetourt by NWS
 12 days ago

Cover picture for the articleEffective: 2021-06-11 19:40:00 EDT Expires: 2021-06-11 21:15:00 EDT Urgency: Expected Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely Instruction: When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding, including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service by calling toll free at 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. Reports and pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service Blacksburg Facebook page and on Twitter. Target Area: Bedford; Botetourt The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a * Flood Advisory for Central Bedford County in south central Virginia Southern Botetourt County in west central Virginia * Until 930 PM EDT. * At 621 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. Minor flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly in the advisory area. Some locations that will experience flooding include Bedford, Buchanan, Troutville, Montvale, Forest, Fincastle and Thaxton. This includes the following streams and drainages Bore Auger Creek, Big Otter River and Beckner Branch.