Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
455 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

VAC085-087-101-760-282300-
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HENRICO VA-KING WILLIAM VA-CITY OF RICHMOND VA-HANOVER VA-
455 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN HENRICO COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  WESTERN KING WILLIAM COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  THE CITY OF RICHMOND IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  HANOVER COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 453 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  RICHMOND...TUCKAHOE...UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND...MECHANICSVILLE...BON
  AIR...HANOVER...GLEN ALLEN...LAUREL...MANGOHICK...LAKESIDE...
  STUDLEY...EAST HIGHLAND PARK...POLLARDS CORNER...TURPIN...
  EPWORTH...ASHCAKE...SOLOMONS STORE...ROSLYN HILLS...ATLEE AND
  ENFIELD.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER
THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS.

IN RURAL AREAS...EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE
FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND
OTHER LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3773 7711 3753 7758 3753 7759 3754 7760
      3756 7760 3762 7761 3787 7720

$$

WRS



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