Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 WWUS81 KAKQ 301117 SPSAKQ SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 717 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 VAZ048-049-060>064-067>074-080>083-301300- FLUVANNA-LOUISA-PRINCE EDWARD-CUMBERLAND-GOOCHLAND-HANOVER- CAROLINE-NOTTOWAY-AMELIA-POWHATAN-CHESTERFIELD-HENRICO- KING WILLIAM-KING AND QUEEN-ESSEX-DINWIDDIE-PRINCE GEORGE- CHARLES CITY-NEW KENT- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOUISA...FARMVILLE...GOOCHLAND... ASHLAND...CREWE...COLONIAL HEIGHTS...RICHMOND...TAPPAHANNOCK... PETERSBURG...HOPEWELL 717 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 ...AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS... THE COMBINATION OF A CLEARING SKY...CALM WINDS AND RECENT RAINFALL HAS RESULTED IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF FOG EARLY THIS MORNING OVER MUCH OF CENTRAL VIRGINIA. AREAS OF FOG...WITH RESTRICTED VISIBILITY TO 1/2 MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. VISIBILITIES SHOULD IMPROVE AS FOG LIFTS AND DISSIPATES BY 9 AM EDT. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY DUE TO THE AREAS OF FOG. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FOG...USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS ONLY...DRIVE AT REDUCED SPEEDS...AND WATCH FOR CHILDREN AT SCHOOL BUS STOPS. $$ VAZ084-086>094-096-301300- GLOUCESTER-MATHEWS-GREENSVILLE-SUSSEX-SURRY-JAMES CITY-YORK- SOUTHAMPTON-ISLE OF WIGHT-NEWPORT NEWS/HAMPTON-SUFFOLK- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EMPORIA...WAKEFIELD...WILLIAMSBURG... POQUOSON...FRANKLIN...NEWPORT NEWS...HAMPTON 717 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 ...AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS... THE COMBINATION OF A CLEARING SKY...CALM WINDS AND RECENT RAINFALL HAS RESULTED IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF FOG EARLY THIS MORNING OVER MUCH OF SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND THE PENINSULA OF EASTERN VIRGINIA. VISIBILITIES WILL AVERAGE BETWEEN ONE AND THREE MILES...BUT WILL QUICKLY BECOME REDUCED TO 1/2 MILE OR LESS IN SPOTS. LOOK FOR VISIBILITIES TO IMPROVE AS FOG LIFTS AND DISSIPATES BY 9 AM EDT. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY DUE TO THE AREAS OF FOG. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FOG...USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS ONLY...DRIVE AT REDUCED SPEEDS...AND WATCH FOR CHILDREN AT SCHOOL BUS STOPS. $$ 05

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