Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
839 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

VAZ064-075-076-509>511-517-519-521-522-290145-
WESTERN KING AND QUEEN-RICHMOND-WESTERN ESSEX-WESTMORELAND-EASTERN
ESSEX-CAROLINE-WESTERN LOUISA-WESTERN KING WILLIAM-EASTERN
LOUISA-WESTERN HANOVER-
839 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN LOUISA...
NORTHWESTERN RICHMOND...NORTHWESTERN KING AND QUEEN...ESSEX...
CAROLINE...WESTMORELAND AND NORTHWESTERN HANOVER COUNTIES...

AT 837 PM EDT...RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BOSWELLS TAVERN TO NEAR LORETTO.
MOVEMENT WAS NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TAPPAHANNOCK...LOUISA...WARSAW...BOWLING
GREEN...MINERAL...MONTROSS... MILFORD...CHAMPLAIN...PORT
ROYAL...LEEDSTOWN...LADYSMITH...BEULAHVILLE... FORT A.P.
HILL...MILLERS TAVERN...NEWLAND...BUMPASS...NEWTOWN...LORETTO...
BOSWELLS TAVERN AND GORDONSVILLE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE MORE THAN 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM.
SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3813 7821 3815 7809 3810 7784 3805 7775
      3802 7775 3799 7764 3825 7735 3822 7729
      3825 7723 3819 7725 3820 7722 3814 7708
      3827 7701 3827 7698 3821 7695 3817 7687
      3816 7667 3781 7687 3801 7830
TIME...MOT...LOC 0037Z 243DEG 50KT 3805 7823 3811 7712

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JFOSTER



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