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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1054 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

VAZ099-100-060345-
NORTHAMPTON-ACCOMACK-
1054 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHAMPTON AND SOUTH
CENTRAL ACCOMACK COUNTIES...

AT 1053 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR BAVON TO CAPE CHARLES TO NEAR VIRGINIA BEACH...
AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

THESE STORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  CHERITON AND BAY VIEW AROUND 1100 PM EDT.
  NASSAWADOX AROUND 1130 PM EDT.
  EXMORE AND WILLIS WHARF AROUND 1135 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE SIMPKINS...
WARDTOWN...CAPEVILLE...FRANKTOWN...TOWNSEND...PAINTER...
PUNGOTEAGUE...MELFA...MACHIPONGO AND KIPTOPEKE.

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.

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 3748 7567 3755 7573 3752 7575 3746 7566
      3737 7572 3748 7581 3747 7581 3733 7575
      3736 7573 3734 7573 3709 7597 3733 7599
      3730 7602 3731 7602 3771 7580 3757 7559
TIME...MOT...LOC 0253Z 241DEG 30KT 3738 7624 3725 7600 3693 7597
$$

GINGRICH



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