Flash flood warning issued for area until 9:45 p.m.

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
 Southwestern Pulaski County in southwestern Virginia...
 Northeastern Wythe County in southwestern Virginia...

* Until 945 PM EDT.

* At 350 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
 heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or
 expected to begin shortly.

 HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

 SOURCE...Radar indicated.

 IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
 highways, streets and underpasses as well as other
 drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
 Pulaski...
 Dublin...
 Max Meadows...
 Allisonia...
 Draper...
 Grahams Forge...
 and Gunton Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.