Alert: Special Weather Statement issued July 23 at 5:05PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2020-07-23T17:05:00-04:00
Expires: 2020-07-23T17:45:00-04:00
Description: At 504 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Barhamsville,
or near West Point, moving northeast at 15 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include…
West Point, Norge, Toano, Glenns, Barhamsville, Little Plymouth,
Shacklefords, Holly Forks, Eltham, York River State Park, Croaker,
Cash, Gressit, Lanexa, Mattaponi, Pampa, Mascot, Romancoke, Adner and
Plum Point.

If you see lightning or hear thunder, you are at risk! Take shelter
indoors immediately. If you cannot find shelter in a building a
vehicle provides safety from lightning.

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: Eastern King and Queen; James City; Eastern King William; New Kent; Gloucester

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4345640
CAP MessageType: Alert