Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
704 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

VAZ061-062-069-282345-
CUMBERLAND-POWHATAN-GOOCHLAND-
704 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN GOOCHLAND...
NORTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND AND NORTHWESTERN POWHATAN COUNTIES...

AT 703 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR FIFE...OR 9 MILES WEST
OF GOOCHLAND...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS 40 TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COLUMBIA...LAKESIDE VILLAGE...TRENHOLM...FIFE...DUNCAN...THREE
SQUARE...TRENTON MILLS...TAMWORTH...JEFFERSON...MICHAUX...WEST
VIEW...CALEDONIA...HATCHERS...ASHBY...LAKE POWHATAN...PROVOST...ELK
HILL...GEORGES TAVERN...ROCK CASTLE AND WHITEVILLE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3771 7822 3775 7818 3775 7816 3779 7814
      3785 7810 3781 7804 3762 7787 3752 7808
      3762 7825
TIME...MOT...LOC 2303Z 148DEG 16KT 3769 7807
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