Alert: Special Weather Statement issued July 26 at 5:49PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2014-07-26T17:49:13-04:00
Expires: 2014-07-26T18:30:00-04:00
Description: AT 548 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
LACKEY…OR ABOUT OVER VIRGINIA INSTITUTE FOR MARINE SCIENCES…
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR NEWPORT NEWS GOLF COURSE AT 600
PM EDT…GRAFTON AT 605 PM EDT…ORIANA AT 610 PM EDT…OYSTER POINT
AT 615 PM EDT…NEWPORT NEWS AT 620 PM EDT…BEACONSDALE AT 625 PM
EDT.

HAZARDS INCLUDE…
GUSTY WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH.
HEAVY DOWNPOURS.
DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: King and Queen; Gloucester; City of Williamsburg; Isle of Wight; City of Poquoson; York; City of Hampton; City of Newport News; James City

Message Identifier: NWS-140501-729518
CAP MessageType: Alert