Alert: Special Weather Statement issued April 28 at 11:16PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2016-04-28T23:17:01-04:00
Expires: 2016-04-29T00:00:00-04:00
Description: AT 1116 PM EDT…RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GROVE TO GARYSVILLE TO NEAR CARSON.
MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 15 MPH.

UP TO 1 INCH OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
NEWPORT NEWS…PETERSBURG…HOPEWELL…WILLIAMSBURG…CHARLES CITY…
WAVERLY…CLAREMONT…COLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY…DISPUTANTA…SEAFORD…
QUEENS LAKE…TOANO…VIRGINIA INSTITUTE FOR MARINE SCIENCES…NORGE…
GLOUCESTER POINT…FORT LEE…PRINCE GEORGE…CARSON…GARYSVILLE AND
RUTHVILLE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS…AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: City of Poquoson; City of Williamsburg; City of Hopewell; Charles City; Dinwiddie; Sussex; Prince George; City of Newport News; Gloucester; James City; Surry; York; City of Hampton; City of Petersburg

Message Identifier: NWS-141029-1268849
CAP MessageType: Alert