Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1006 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

MDZ025-292215-
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MARYLAND BEACHES-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...OCEAN CITY
1006 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE A PORTION OF SOUTHEAST MARYLAND...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREA...MARYLAND BEACHES.

* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

* LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL FROM SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  PERSIST ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAIN
  INCREASES THE POTENTIAL FOR 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.

&&

$$

VAZ048-060>062-064-066>069-509>516-292215-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
FLUVANNA-PRINCE EDWARD-CUMBERLAND-GOOCHLAND-CAROLINE-LUNENBURG-
NOTTOWAY-AMELIA-POWHATAN-WESTERN LOUISA-EASTERN LOUISA-
WESTERN HANOVER-EASTERN HANOVER-WESTERN CHESTERFIELD-
EASTERN CHESTERFIELD (INCLUDING COL. HEIGHTS)-
WESTERN HENRICO (INCLUDING THE CITY OF RICHMOND)-EASTERN HENRICO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FARMVILLE...GOOCHLAND...CREWE...
LOUISA...MINERAL...ASHLAND...MECHANICSVILLE...BON AIR...
MIDLOTHIAN...CHESTERFIELD...CHESTER...COLONIAL HEIGHTS...
RICHMOND...SANDSTON
1006 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES 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.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL FROM SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IS
  EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THIS EVENING. ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGH AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAIN
  INCREASES THE POTENTIAL FOR 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.

&&

$$

MDZ021>024-VAZ075>078-083-085-517>522-292215-
/O.CON.KAKQ.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-160930T1000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-INLAND WORCESTER-WESTMORELAND-
RICHMOND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-NEW KENT-MIDDLESEX-
WESTERN KING WILLIAM-EASTERN KING WILLIAM-WESTERN KING AND QUEEN-
EASTERN KING AND QUEEN-WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMBRIDGE...SALISBURY...CRISFIELD...
PRINCESS ANNE...SNOW HILL...AYLETT...KING WILLIAM...WEST POINT...
KING AND QUEEN COURT HOUSE...TAPPAHANNOCK...DUNNSVILLE
1006 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST MARYLAND AND VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST MARYLAND...DORCHESTER...INLAND
  WORCESTER...SOMERSET AND WICOMICO. IN VIRGINIA...EASTERN
  ESSEX...EASTERN KING WILLIAM...EASTERN KING AND QUEEN...
  LANCASTER...MIDDLESEX...NEW KENT...NORTHUMBERLAND...RICHMOND...WESTERN
  ESSEX...WESTERN KING WILLIAM...WESTERN KING AND QUEEN AND
  WESTMORELAND.

* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

* LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL FROM SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  PERSIST ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAIN
  INCREASES THE POTENTIAL FOR 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.

&&

$$



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