Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
812 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

VAZ067-068-080>083-513-514-516-190115-
Nottoway-Charles City-New Kent-Western Chesterfield-Prince
George-Dinwiddie-Eastern Henrico-Amelia-Eastern Chesterfield
(Including Col. Heights)-
812 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT CHESTERFIELD...EAST
CENTRAL NOTTOWAY...NORTHWESTERN PRINCE GEORGE...NORTHERN CHARLES
CITY...SOUTHERN NEW KENT...SOUTHEASTERN HENRICO...NORTHERN DINWIDDIE
AND SOUTHEASTERN AMELIA COUNTIES...THE CITY OF COLONIAL HEIGHTS...THE
CITY OF HOPEWELL AND THE CITY OF PETERSBURG...

At 812 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Bensley to 6 miles west of
Chesterfield Court House to near Mannboro. Movement was east at 30
mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible with these storms.

These storms will be near...
  Bensley around 815 PM EDT.
  Chesterfield Court House around 825 PM EDT.
  Chester around 830 PM EDT.
  Roxbury and Bellwood around 835 PM EDT.
  Fort Lee and Sutherland around 840 PM EDT.
  Hopewell and Providence Forge around 845 PM EDT.
  Virginia State University, Matoaca, Jordans Point and Ettrick
  around 855 PM EDT.
  Colonial Heights around 900 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by these storms include North Wellville,
Chickahominy Shore, Wayside, Richmond Heights, Birchett Estate,
Addison, Ammon, Mountcastle, Elko and Jordan Point Country Club.

If you see lightning or hear thunder...you are at risk. Take shelter
indoors immediately. If you cannot find shelter in a building a
vehicle provides safety from lightning.

Strong wind gusts are possible with these storms. These wind gusts
are capable of knocking down tree limbs...small or weakened trees...
and blowing around trash cans...potted plants...lawn furniture and
other light outdoor objects.

LAT...LON 3714 7796 3738 7772 3746 7749 3746 7746
      3745 7742 3748 7742 3749 7676 3747 7674
      3744 7680 3745 7682 3745 7686 3743 7690
      3741 7689 3736 7703 3707 7737
TIME...MOT...LOC 0012Z 269DEG 27KT 3748 7737 3736 7763 3720 7783

$$

ALB



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