Flood warning issued for Pulaski, Wythe counties

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

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

* Until 615 AM EDT Thursday.

* At 1213 AM EDT, Peak creek was flooding with a stage of 8.8 feet.
 Flood stage is 8 feet. At 8.5 feet, Dora Highway floods near
 Heritage Park. One to three inches of rain has fallen over the
 past 24 hours and an additional one-half to one inch of rain is
 expected through the early morning hours. This will result in
 minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
 Pulaski...
 Dublin...
 Max Meadows...
 Allisonia...
 Claytor Dam...
 Fort Chiswell...
 and Claytor Lake State Park.