Statement as of 8:43 PM EDT on May 27, 2017
Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 27, 2017
Severe Thunderstorm Watch 278 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT
. Virginia counties included are
Amelia Amherst Appomattox
Brunswick Buckingham Campbell
Caroline Charles City Charlotte
Chesterfield Cumberland Dinwiddie
Essex Fluvanna Gloucester
Goochland Greensville Halifax
Hanover Henrico Isle of Wight
James City King And Queen King William
Louisa Lunenburg Mathews
Mecklenburg Middlesex New Kent
Nottoway Powhatan Prince Edward
Prince George Southampton Surry
Virginia independent cities included are
Chesapeake Colonial Heights Emporia
Franklin Hampton Hopewell
Lynchburg Newport News Norfolk
Petersburg Poquoson Portsmouth
Richmond Suffolk Virginia Beach
Statement as of 8:45 PM EDT on May 27, 2017
Expires 9:30 PM EDT on May 27, 2017
... A strong thunderstorm will affect southwestern Chesterfield...
central Nottoway... Dinwiddie and southern Amelia counties...
At 845 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Spainville, or
near Amelia courthouse, moving southeast at 40 mph.
Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and nickel size hail are possible
with this storm. In addition... rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are
possible with this storm.
Locations impacted include...
Dinwiddie, Blackstone, McKenney, Mannboro, Jetersville, Wilsons, fort
Pickett, Scotts Fork, DeWitt, Spainville, North Wellville, earls,
Ammon, Darvills, Church Road, Wellville, Maplewood, dominy corner,
Fergusonville and Hebron.
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.
Lat... Lon 3730 7820 3738 7773 3702 7750 3693 7772
3697 7777 3700 7784 3698 7793
time... Mot... loc 0045z 311deg 33kt 3725 7799