Alert: Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued June 19 at 6:51PM EDT expiring June 19 at 7:30PM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2017-06-19T18:51:53-04:00
Expires: 2017-06-19T19:30:00-04:00
Description: The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
The City of Richmond in central Virginia…
Chesterfield County in central Virginia…
Southeastern Goochland County in central Virginia…
Northwestern New Kent County in east central Virginia…
Henrico County in central Virginia…
Southwestern King William County in east central Virginia…
Southeastern Hanover County in central Virginia…
Central Amelia County in central Virginia…
Southeastern Powhatan County in central Virginia…

* Until 730 PM EDT

* At 651 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Tuckahoe to near Scotts Fork, moving east at 40

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to trees and powerlines.

* Severe thunderstorms will be near,
Bon Air, Tuckahoe and Manakin around 655 PM EDT.
University Of Richmond around 700 PM EDT.
Richmond, Virginia Union University, Virginia Commonwealth
University, Downtown Richmond, Lakeside, Laurel and Glen Allen
around 705 PM EDT.
East Highland Park around 710 PM EDT.
Mechanicsville and Highland Springs around 715 PM EDT.
Chesterfield Court House around 720 PM EDT.
Studley around 725 PM EDT.
Chester, Bellwood, Bensley, Manquin and Tunstall around 730 PM

Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include
Richmond Heights, Pilkinton, Elko, Montrose, Winterham, Sandston,
Glendale, Westwood, Pocahontas State Park and Richmond International.

Instruction: For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

Please send your reports of hail and or wind damage…including
trees or large limbs downed…by calling NOAA’S National Weather
Service in Wakefield at
…7 5 7…8 9 9…2 4 1 5.

Link to more Info:
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Powhatan; Goochland; Amelia; Henrico; Hanover; New Kent; City of Richmond; Chesterfield; King William

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2415984-2267849
CAP MessageType: Alert