Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1058 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

VAZ075>078-082>086-089-090-518-520>523-061545-
YORK-SURRY-LANCASTER-RICHMOND-JAMES CITY-WESTERN
ESSEX-GLOUCESTER-EASTERN KING WILLIAM-EASTERN
ESSEX-WESTMORELAND-NORTHUMBERLAND-MATHEWS-EASTERN KING AND QUEEN-NEW
KENT-CHARLES CITY-MIDDLESEX-
1058 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL CONTINUES TO MOVE WEST FROM THE CHESAPEAKE
BAY...

AT 1055 AM EDT...WEATHER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN
THAT EXTENDED FROM NEAR SAINT INIGOES CREEK TO NEAR GLOUCESTER COURTHOUSE.
MOVEMENT WAS SOUTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

UP TO ADDITIONAL HALF TO ONE INCH OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE WITH THIS AREA OF RAIN.
THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS WILL BE ACROSS THE COUNTIES THAT BORDER THE CHESAPEAKE BAY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WILLIAMSBURG...MATHEWS...GLOUCESTER COURTHOUSE...WEST POINT...
TAPPAHANNOCK...WARSAW...KILMARNOCK...URBANNA...MONTROSS...CLAREMONT...KING
AND QUEEN COURT HOUSE...FAIR PORT...TOANO...VIRGINIA INSTITUTE FOR
MARINE SCIENCES...ROBLEY...CALLAO...COLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY...
DELTAVILLE...QUEENS LAKE AND NORGE.

MOTORISTS SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION IN THE VICINITY OF THESE STORMS.
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.

LAT...LON 3816 7684 3815 7661 3811 7660 3807 7653
      3802 7651 3789 7624 3789 7619 3775 7627
      3767 7627 3762 7624 3755 7626 3738 7620
      3728 7625 3727 7629 3731 7634 3721 7635
      3722 7694 3723 7696 3820 7691
TIME...MOT...LOC 1455Z 047DEG 33KT 3810 7633 3740 7658

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