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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
557 PM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

VAC001-020100-
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ACCOMACK VA-
557 PM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL ACCOMACK COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 553 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAINFALL FROM
  EARLIER THUNDERSTORMS WITH NUMEROUS REPORTS OF FLOODING AND ROAD
  CLOSURES IN CENTRAL ACCOMACK COUNTY. RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATED 10
  TO 11 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ONANCOCK...PARKSLEY...ONLEY...ACCOMAC...MELFA...WACHAPREAGUE...
  KELLER...TASLEY...PUNGOTEAGUE AND LOCUSTVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. ALL
INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3764 7561 3758 7569 3761 7585 3782 7565
      3779 7549

$$

ZIMMERMAN

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