Weather Alert
Mercer County, WV
Status: Alert Ended
Start: 5/24/22 8:21 AM
End: 5/24/22 4:15 PM
Dur: 07:54
Canceled 5/24/22 4:15 PM

Flood Warning issued May 24 at 8:21AM EDT until May 24 at 4:15PM EDT by NWS Blacksburg VA

* WHAT...
Small stream flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues.

* WHERE...
Portions of southwest Virginia and southeast West Virginia, including the following counties, in southwest Virginia, Giles. In southeast West Virginia, Mercer.

* WHEN...
Until 415 PM EDT Tuesday.

It will take several hours for all the water from earlier overnight excessive rainfall to work through local drainage systems in urban areas.

- At 819 AM EDT, Minor flooding continues along the East River at Willowton or near Glen Lyn. At 800 AM EDT, the East River at Willowton was at the flood stage of 9.0 feet and slowly falling. The river is expected to fall below flood stage this morning.
- Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Glen Lyn and Willowton.

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