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Fran the Hurricane is now Fran the storm, but is still dangerous and continues to generate heavy rain in southwest and central Virginia, bringing with it a serious flood threat.
Bedford county Emergency authorities are asking people to call 911 for EMERGENCIES ONLY.
If you need non emergency help, call 586-7601.
that's in Bedford County.
And, now let's check in with Patrick Evans-- who has all the latest weather information.
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There are plenty of school closings this morning, stay tuned to News 7 throughout the day-- we'll continue to highlight them on the bottom corner of your T-V screen.
Have a great morning, I'll see you again in about 30 minutes.
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Hurricane Fran began dummping rain on the state overnight before being downgraded to a tropical storm.
the bedford county sheriff's department says route 460 is closed in both directions at buffalo creek because of water on the road.
Power outages and flooding problems have been reported throughout the region.
Scott Prince is near the
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Roanoke River this morning and joins us with the latest.
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There are plenty of school closings this morning, stay tuned to News 7 throughout the day-- we'll continue to highlight them on the bottom corner of your T-V screen.
Make sure to stay tuned to news7 throughout the day.
Have a great day.
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