Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
535 PM EDT Wed Jul 1 2020

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  The Southeastern City of Norfolk in southeastern Virginia...
  The Northwestern City of Virginia Beach in southeastern Virginia...

* Until 830 PM EDT.

* At 535 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 3 inches of rain
  have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin
  shortly.

  HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

  SOURCE...Doppler radar.

  IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
           highways, streets and underpasses as well as other
           drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
  Virginia Beach, Kempsville, Virginia Wesleyan University, Regent
  University, Norfolk State University, Downtown Norfolk, Norfolk,
  Chesapeake, Norview, Princess Anne Plaza, Bayside, Gallups Corner,
  London Bridge, Oceana NAS, Oceana, Macons Corner, North Virginia
  Beach and Rudee Heights.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses
as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

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LAT...LON 3682 7628 3683 7629 3687 7629 3690 7627
      3689 7621 3689 7613 3690 7604 3692 7598
      3691 7597 3680 7596 3679 7616 3680 7621
      3682 7622 3683 7623 3684 7623 3684 7624
      3682 7626 3683 7627

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED

$$

JM


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