Update: Flood Warning issued August 18 at 5:49AM EDT until August 18 at 6:00PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2020-08-18T05:49:00-04:00
Expires: 2020-08-18T18:00:00-04:00
Description: The National Weather Service in Wakefield has extended the

* Flood Warning for…
Central Charles City County in east central Virginia…
Southwestern New Kent County in east central Virginia…

* Until 600 PM EDT Tuesday.

* At 549 AM EDT, reporting gauges indicated flooding along the
Chickahominy River near Providence Forge. The current stage is 9.8
ft. Moderate Flooding is occuring. Moderate flooding begins at 9.5
ft.

At 9.5 ft portions of Adkins Road begin to flood
Instruction: A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: New Kent, VA; Charles City, VA

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4396299-3668420
CAP MessageType: Update