Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
550 PM EDT WED OCT 11 2017

Greensville VA-Southampton VA-Sussex VA-
550 PM EDT WED OCT 11 2017

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Northeastern Greensville County in southeastern Virginia...
  Central Southampton County in southeastern Virginia...
  Southwestern Sussex County in southeastern Virginia...

* Until 845 PM EDT

* At 549 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  One to two inches of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Jarratt, Gray, Grizzard, Mason, Yale, Joyner, Slagles Lake, Worrell
  and Hilda.

Additional rainfall of one to two inches is expected over the area.
This additional rain will result in minor flooding.


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying

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 3672 7754 3681 7754 3685 7733 3685 7716
      3672 7716



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