Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
614 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

VAZ048-062-509>511-242300-
Goochland-Western Hanover-Fluvanna-Western Louisa-Eastern Louisa-
614 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL LOUISA...CENTRAL
GOOCHLAND...WEST CENTRAL HANOVER AND NORTHEASTERN FLUVANNA
COUNTIES...

At 613 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Ferncliff, or
near Louisa, moving southeast at 25 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with
this storm. In addition...rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are
possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Goochland, Louisa, Mineral, Hadensville, Gum Spring, Oilville,
Ferncliff, Montpelier, Kents Store, Orchid, Louisa Airport, Vontay,
Maidens, Irwin, Tabscott, Trevilians, Othma, Sandy Hook, Mabelton and
Cuckoo.

Strong wind gusts are possible with this storm. 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.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of this storm. Be
prepared for rapid changes in weather and road conditions. Heavy rain
could cause ponding of water on roads...and possible minor flooding
of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike more than 10 miles away from a thunderstorm.
Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

LAT...LON 3810 7806 3781 7764 3764 7786 3767 7790
      3769 7791 3768 7795 3797 7822
TIME...MOT...LOC 2213Z 316DEG 21KT 3798 7808

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jfoster


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