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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 4:43 PM EDT on September 28, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on September 28, 2016


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 488 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Albemarle Amelia Amherst
Appomattox Bedford Botetourt
Brunswick Buckingham Campbell
Caroline Carroll Charles City
Charlotte Chesterfield Cumberland
Dinwiddie Essex Floyd
Fluvanna Franklin Gloucester
Goochland Grayson Greensville
Halifax Hanover Henrico
Henry Isle of Wight James City
King And Queen King George King William
Lancaster Louisa Lunenburg
Mathews Mecklenburg Middlesex
Nelson New Kent Northumberland
Nottoway Orange Patrick
Pittsylvania Powhatan Prince Edward
Prince George Richmond Roanoke
Rockbridge Southampton Spotsylvania
Stafford Surry Sussex
Westmoreland York


Virginia independent cities included are

Buena Vista Charlottesville Colonial Heights
Danville Emporia Franklin
Fredericksburg Galax Hampton
Hopewell Lexington Lynchburg
Martinsville Newport News Petersburg
Poquoson Richmond Roanoke
Salem Suffolk Williamsburg




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:07 PM EDT on September 28, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 9 PM EDT this evening through
Thursday evening...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Virginia... north
central Virginia and south central Virginia... including the
following areas... in central Virginia... Amelia... Cumberland...
eastern Chesterfield (including col. Heights)... eastern
Hanover... eastern Henrico... eastern Louisa... Fluvanna...
Goochland... Powhatan... Prince Edward... western Chesterfield...
western Hanover... western Henrico (including the city of
richmond) and western Louisa. In north central Virginia...
Caroline. In south central Virginia... Lunenburg and Nottoway.

* From 9 PM EDT this evening through Thursday evening

* locally heavy rainfall is expected to develop and persist across
the region through this evening and continue through Thursday
evening. Total rainfall amounts are expected to range from 3 to
5 inches with locally higher amounts possible. This has the
potential to produce flooding across the area especially in low
lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Special Weather Statement

Statement as of 3:56 PM EDT on September 28, 2016

Expires 4:45 PM EDT on September 28, 2016


... A strong thunderstorm will affect northern Caroline County...

At 355 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was located near Fort A.P.
Hill... or near Bowling Green... moving northeast at 25 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with
this storm. In addition... rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are
possible with this storm.

This storm will be near...
Fort A.P. Hill around 405 PM EDT.
Port Royal around 415 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this storm include Rappahannock Academy.

If you see lightning or hear thunder... you are at risk. Take shelter
indoors immediately. If you cannot find shelter in a building a
vehicle provides safety from lightning.

Strong wind gusts are possible with this storm. These wind gusts are
capable of knocking down tree limbs... small or weakened trees... and
blowing around trash cans... potted plants... lawn furniture and other
light outdoor objects.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of this storm. Be
prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy rain
could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor flooding
of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike more than 10 miles away from a thunderstorm.
Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3825 7723 3824 7723 3823 7725 3821 7724
      3819 7725 3819 7723 3820 7723 3820 7722
      3817 7719 3817 7713 3815 7711 3798 7727
      3803 7742 3824 7731 3824 7729 3823 7729
      3822 7728 3825 7727
time... Mot... loc 1955z 205deg 21kt 3807 7729


Wrs


356 PM EDT Wed Sep 28 2016

... A strong thunderstorm will affect northern Caroline County...

At 355 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was located near Fort A.P.
Hill... or near Bowling Green... moving northeast at 25 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with
this storm. In addition... rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are
possible with this storm.

This storm will be near...
Fort A.P. Hill around 405 PM EDT.
Port Royal around 415 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this storm include Rappahannock Academy.

If you see lightning or hear thunder... you are at risk. Take shelter
indoors immediately. If you cannot find shelter in a building a
vehicle provides safety from lightning.

Strong wind gusts are possible with this storm. These wind gusts are
capable of knocking down tree limbs... small or weakened trees... and
blowing around trash cans... potted plants... lawn furniture and other
light outdoor objects.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of this storm. Be
prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy rain
could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor flooding
of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike more than 10 miles away from a thunderstorm.
Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3825 7723 3824 7723 3823 7725 3821 7724
      3819 7725 3819 7723 3820 7723 3820 7722
      3817 7719 3817 7713 3815 7711 3798 7727
      3803 7742 3824 7731 3824 7729 3823 7729
      3822 7728 3825 7727
time... Mot... loc 1955z 205deg 21kt 3807 7729


Wrs

356 PM EDT Wed Sep 28 2016

... A strong thunderstorm will affect northern Caroline County...

At 355 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was located near Fort A.P.
Hill... or near Bowling Green... moving northeast at 25 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with
this storm. In addition... rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are
possible with this storm.

This storm will be near...
Fort A.P. Hill around 405 PM EDT.
Port Royal around 415 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this storm include Rappahannock Academy.

If you see lightning or hear thunder... you are at risk. Take shelter
indoors immediately. If you cannot find shelter in a building a
vehicle provides safety from lightning.

Strong wind gusts are possible with this storm. These wind gusts are
capable of knocking down tree limbs... small or weakened trees... and
blowing around trash cans... potted plants... lawn furniture and other
light outdoor objects.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of this storm. Be
prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy rain
could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor flooding
of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike more than 10 miles away from a thunderstorm.
Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3825 7723 3824 7723 3823 7725 3821 7724
      3819 7725 3819 7723 3820 7723 3820 7722
      3817 7719 3817 7713 3815 7711 3798 7727
      3803 7742 3824 7731 3824 7729 3823 7729
      3822 7728 3825 7727
time... Mot... loc 1955z 205deg 21kt 3807 7729


Wrs


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