Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Description: At 938 PM EDT, showers with heavy rain were located along a line
extending from near Champlain to Colonial Heights to near Dahlia.
Movement was east at 30 mph.
Rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are possible with these showers.
Locations impacted include…
Petersburg, Hopewell, New Kent, Colonial Heights, King William,
Roanoke Rapids, Charles City, Emporia, West Point, Murfreesboro,
Tappahannock, Waverly, Warsaw, Courtland, Garysburg, Wakefield,
Boykins, Montross, Claremont and Champlain.
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.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Southampton; Middlesex; Richmond; Northumberland; Greensville; James City; Dinwiddie; Eastern King and Queen; Eastern Essex; New Kent; Northampton; Western King William; Sussex; Eastern Chesterfield (Including Col. Heights); Hertford; Lancaster; Westmoreland; Charles City; Eastern Hanover; Prince George; Western Essex; Eastern Henrico; Surry; Western King and Queen; Eastern King William
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4465119
CAP MessageType: Alert