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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
230 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

NCZ014>017-031-032-VAZ095>098-020715-
CAMDEN-CHESAPEAKE-CHOWAN-GATES-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-PASQUOTANK-
PERQUIMANS-SUFFOLK-VIRGINIA BEACH-WESTERN CURRITUCK-
230 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA
AND NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA EARLY THIS MORNING...
CURRITUCK...CAMDEN...PERQUIMANS...GATES...PASQUOTANK...CHOWAN...CITY

AT 229 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS AND
 THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDING FROM DOWNTOWN PORTSMOUTH TO BELVIDERE...OR
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM DOWNTOWN PORTSMOUTH TO RYLAND...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

AREAS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE
  WARDS CORNER AROUND 240 AM EDT...
  ELIZABETH CITY AROUND 245 AM EDT...
  SPENCES CORNER AROUND 250 AM EDT...
  PIERCEVILLE AROUND 255 AM EDT...
  MOYOCK AROUND 255 AM EDT...
  NORTHWEST AROUND 300 AM EDT...

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING.

THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL...WHICH WILL CAUSE MINOR
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS INCLUDING DITCHES...CREEKS...ROADWAYS AND
AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALSO REDUCE DRIVING SPEEDS TO AVOID
HYDROPLANING.

LAT...LON 3614 7670 3691 7643 3690 7640 3693 7638
      3694 7635 3697 7634 3696 7631 3697 7630
      3692 7610 3694 7599 3692 7597 3691 7598
      3684 7596 3615 7628

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