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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield, Va
631 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Virginia..

  Appomattox River At Mattoax affecting Amelia...Chesterfield and
  Powhatan Counties

  Appomattox River At Matoaca affecting Chesterfield...City of
  Petersburg and Dinwiddie Counties

For the Appomattox Basin...including Mattoax...Matoaca...Minor
flooding is occurring and is expected to continue.

631 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Appomattox River At Mattoax
* until this evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 05:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 23.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late this afternoon.
* At 25.0 feet...Agricultural and some secondary roads flooded.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 22.3 feet on
Sep 18 2018.


LAT...LON  3721 7776 3743 7802 3742 7814 3751 7812
      3752 7791 3733 7767


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