HIDE Flood Watch issued October 28 at 5:33AM EDT by NWS Blacksburg
.The remnants of Hurricane Zeta are expected to bring heavy rain to
parts of the southern Appalachians tonight and Thursday.
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a
* Flood Watch for portions of North Carolina and southwest Virginia,
including the following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC,
Ashe, Surry, Watauga and Wilkes. In southwest Virginia, Carroll,
Floyd, Grayson and Patrick.
* From late tonight through Thursday afternoon
* Rain is expected to overspread the region later today and become
heavy at times tonight and Thursday. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4
inches are possible.
* Runoff from the heavy rain will cause rises along area streams and