Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1235 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016

VAC033-085-290630-
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CAROLINE VA-HANOVER VA-
1235 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN CAROLINE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTH CENTRAL HANOVER COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 230 AM EDT

* AT 1233 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS THIS AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  KINGS DOMINION...OLIVER...CEDAR FORK...HEWLETT...DOSWELL...NOEL AND
  BURRUSS CORNER.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF AROUND ONE HALF INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE
AREA THROUGH 2 AM, THOUGH RAINFALL RATES ARE DIMINISHING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST
FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3790 7739 3781 7742 3789 7762 3800 7761

$$

BROWN



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