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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 6:49 PM EDT on June 22, 2018


The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
south central Chesterfield County in central Virginia...
southeastern Amelia County in central Virginia...
northern Dinwiddie County in south central Virginia...

* until 945 PM EDT.

* At 648 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Petersburg, Sutherland, Matoaca, Ettrick, Church Road, Petersburg
Airport, Five Forks, Burgess, walkers, Addison and Ford.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 3 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 3727 7770 3726 7744 3722 7744 3722 7745
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      3709 7744 3713 7778


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418 PM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018

... Flash Flood Watch in effect until midnight EDT tonight...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Virginia, east
central Virginia, eastern Virginia, north central Virginia,
south central Virginia, and southeast 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 east central Virginia, Charles City,
eastern Essex, eastern King William, eastern King And Queen,
New Kent, western Essex, western King William, and western
King And Queen. In eastern Virginia, Gloucester, Mathews, and
Middlesex. In north central Virginia, Caroline. In south
central Virginia, Dinwiddie, Nottoway, and Prince George. In
southeast Virginia, Chesapeake, Hampton/Poquoson, Isle of
Wight, James City, Newport News, Norfolk/Portsmouth,
Southampton, Suffolk, Surry, Sussex, Virginia Beach, and York.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* two to four inches of rain fell across portions of central
Virginia and the Tidewater yesterday and overnight. More showers
and thunderstorms will redevelop through this evening increasing
in coverage early tonight. Additional flash flooding is possible
in some areas though midnight.


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.





Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 6:49 PM EDT on June 22, 2018


The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
south central Chesterfield County in central Virginia...
southeastern Amelia County in central Virginia...
northern Dinwiddie County in south central Virginia...

* until 945 PM EDT.

* At 648 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Petersburg, Sutherland, Matoaca, Ettrick, Church Road, Petersburg
Airport, Five Forks, Burgess, walkers, Addison and Ford.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 3 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 3727 7770 3726 7744 3722 7744 3722 7745
      3721 7744 3720 7744 3719 7745 3719 7744
      3709 7744 3713 7778


Wrs


418 PM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018

... Flash Flood Watch in effect until midnight EDT tonight...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Virginia, east
central Virginia, eastern Virginia, north central Virginia,
south central Virginia, and southeast 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 east central Virginia, Charles City,
eastern Essex, eastern King William, eastern King And Queen,
New Kent, western Essex, western King William, and western
King And Queen. In eastern Virginia, Gloucester, Mathews, and
Middlesex. In north central Virginia, Caroline. In south
central Virginia, Dinwiddie, Nottoway, and Prince George. In
southeast Virginia, Chesapeake, Hampton/Poquoson, Isle of
Wight, James City, Newport News, Norfolk/Portsmouth,
Southampton, Suffolk, Surry, Sussex, Virginia Beach, and York.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* two to four inches of rain fell across portions of central
Virginia and the Tidewater yesterday and overnight. More showers
and thunderstorms will redevelop through this evening increasing
in coverage early tonight. Additional flash flooding is possible
in some areas though midnight.


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.





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