Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
646 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

VAZ082-083-512-516-518-282345-
CHARLES CITY-NEW KENT-EASTERN HANOVER-EASTERN HENRICO-EASTERN KING
WILLIAM-
646 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN HENRICO...NEW
KENT...NORTHWESTERN CHARLES CITY AND SOUTH CENTRAL KING WILLIAM
COUNTIES...

AT 645 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES SOUTH OF
HIGHLAND SPRINGS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND DIME SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM. IN ADDITION...RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

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LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW KENT...TALLEYSVILLE...ROXBURY...HIGHLAND SPRINGS...PROVIDENCE
FORGE...BOTTOMS BRIDGE...TUNSTALL...RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL...
SLATERVILLE...ORAPAX FARMS...WRIGHTS CORNER...PALLS...BROWNS
CORNER...COLONIAL DOWNS...WESTWOOD...FAIR OAKS...VARINA...
MOUNTCASTLE...QUINTON AND ELKO.

IF YOU SEE LIGHTNING OR HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE AT RISK. TAKE SHELTER
INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU CANNOT FIND SHELTER IN A BUILDING A
VEHICLE PROVIDES SAFETY FROM LIGHTNING.

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

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

LAT...LON 3769 7703 3746 7688 3739 7730 3740 7730
      3740 7731 3739 7731 3739 7732 3751 7739
TIME...MOT...LOC 2245Z 244DEG 18KT 3745 7731

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