Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1129 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

VAZ067-068-070-080-210430-
AMELIA-CHESTERFIELD-DINWIDDIE-NOTTOWAY-
1129 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS AMELIA...CHESTERFIELD...
DINWIDDIE AND NOTTOWAY COUNTIES THROUGH 1230 AM EDT...

AT 1128 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM WINTERHAM TO JENNINGS
ORDINARY...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM AMELIA COURTHOUSE TO
CREWE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

AREAS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE
  SCOTTS FORK AROUND 1140 PM EDT...
  SPAINVILLE AROUND 1155 PM EDT...
  MANNBORO AROUND MIDNIGHT EDT...
  WILSONS AROUND 1210 AM EDT...

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
GUSTY WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH.
HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING.

SEEK SHELTER IN A NEARBY BUILDING OR VEHICLE. STRONG WINDS ARE
CAPABLE OF KNOCKING DOWN SMALL TREES AND BLOWING AROUND TRASH CANS...
POTTED PLANTS...LAWN FURNITURE AND OTHER LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL...WHICH WILL CAUSE MINOR
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS INCLUDING DITCHES...CREEKS...ROADWAYS AND
AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALSO REDUCE DRIVING SPEEDS TO AVOID
HYDROPLANING.

LAT...LON 3728 7759 3701 7791 3723 7819 3742 7796

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