Alert: Special Weather Statement issued July 1 at 4:30PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2020-07-01T16:30:00-04:00
Expires: 2020-07-01T17:15:00-04:00
Description: At 429 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Fort Eustis, or
7 miles east of Surry, moving east at 20 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with
this storm. In addition…Rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are
possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include…
Newport News, Hampton, Christopher Newport University, Patrick Henry
Field, Seaford, Northampton, Busch Gardens, Lee Hall, Denbigh, Tabb,
Grove, Jamestown, Beaconsdale, Fort Eustis, Chippokes State Park,
Oriana, Hilton Village, Newport News Golf Course, Poolesville and
Oyster Point.

Strong wind gusts are possible with this storm. These wind gusts are
capable of knocking down tree limbs, small or weakened trees, and
blowing around trash cans, potted plants, lawn furniture, and other
light outdoor objects.
Link to more Info:
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Newport News; Surry; James City; York; Hampton/Poquoson

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4303262
CAP MessageType: Alert