Alert: Special Weather Statement issued August 16 at 5:06PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2019-08-16T17:06:00-04:00
Expires: 2019-08-16T17:45:00-04:00
Description: At 505 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from Cabin Point to near Scotland to near
Busch Gardens. the storms are nearly stationary.

Rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include…
Newport News, Williamsburg, Claremont, College Of William And Mary,
Busch Gardens, Scotland, Rustic, Burrowsville, Lee Hall, Carver
Gardens, Grove, Kings Point, Jamestown, Cabin Point, Fort Eustis,
Taylors Corner, Chippokes State Park, Spring Grove, Gwaltney Corner
and Oak Hill Corner.

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.
Link to more Info:
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Prince George; James City; Surry; Newport News; Charles City

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3767167
CAP MessageType: Alert