Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
108 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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WORCESTER MD-ACCOMACK VA-
108 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WORCESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MARYLAND...
  NORTH CENTRAL ACCOMACK COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 400 AM EDT

* AT 106 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  POCOMOKE CITY...SNOW HILL...WEST POCOMOKE...SAXIS...ASSAWOMAN...
  ATLANTIC...SANFORD...BEAVER DAM...MOUNT WESLEY...TEMPERANCEVILLE...
  STOCKTON...NEW CHURCH...GIRDLETREE...OAK HALL...HORNTOWN AND
  GOODWILL.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA
THROUGH 4 AM. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.


&&

LAT...LON 3787 7551 3781 7577 3793 7574 3797 7571
      3796 7566 3798 7563 3801 7562 3804 7566
      3805 7565 3805 7564 3806 7562 3807 7562
      3807 7558 3809 7557 3809 7554 3811 7554
      3814 7557 3822 7550 3819 7532

$$

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