Alert: Special Weather Statement issued September 30 at 5:45PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Special Weather Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2016-09-30T17:45:12-04:00
Expires: 2016-09-30T18:30:00-04:00
Description: AT 542 PM EDT…THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WERE LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BOTTOMS BRIDGE TO NEAR GARYSVILLE. MOVEMENT
WAS NORTH AT 20 MPH.

VERY HEAVY RAIN IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM AND UP TO 2 INCHES OF
RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN
EFFECT FOR A PORTION OF THE AREA. STAY ALERT FOR ANY ADDITIONAL
WARNINGS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
KING WILLIAM…TALLEYSVILLE…ROXBURY…SAINT STEPHENS CHURCH…
HIGHLAND SPRINGS…MECHANICSVILLE…MANQUIN…BEULAHVILLE…BOTTOMS
BRIDGE…MANGOHICK…TUNSTALL…ADKINS STORE…AYLETT…STUDLEY…
UPSHAW…POLLARDS CORNER…RUMFORD…TURPIN…ORAPAX FARMS AND
EPWORTH.

MOTORISTS SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION IN THE VICINITY OF THESE STORMS.
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.
Instruction:

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: King William; Hanover; King and Queen; New Kent; Henrico; Charles City

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2094808
CAP MessageType: Alert