Giles Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Record Report
Statement as of 10:30 PM EDT on May 2, 2015

... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Blacksburg VA...

A total of 0.91 inches of rain fell yesterday at Blacksburg
Virginia... which sets a new record daily maximum rainfall record
for may 1. The old record was only 0.47 inches from 1956. Records
for Blacksburg date back to 1952.