Alert: Special Weather Statement issued August 17 at 6:59PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2020-08-17T18:59:00-04:00
Expires: 2020-08-17T19:45:00-04:00
Description: At 659 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered over Prince
George, or near Fort Lee, moving east at 20 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 30 mph are possible with this storm.

Rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include…
Petersburg, Hopewell, Waverly, Claremont, Disputanta, Fort Lee,
Prince George, Burrowsville, Garysville, Cabin Point, Jordans Point,
Taylors Corner, Birchett Estate, Brandon, Jordan Point Country Club,
Barham, New Bohemia, Richard Bland College, Prince George Golf and
Oak Hill Corner.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of this storm. 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: Charles City; Sussex; Surry; Prince George

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4395581
CAP MessageType: Alert