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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 4:24 PM EDT on September 28, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on September 28, 2016


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 488 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Albemarle Amelia Amherst
Appomattox Bedford Botetourt
Brunswick Buckingham Campbell
Caroline Carroll Charles City
Charlotte Chesterfield Cumberland
Dinwiddie Essex Floyd
Fluvanna Franklin Gloucester
Goochland Grayson Greensville
Halifax Hanover Henrico
Henry Isle of Wight James City
King And Queen King George King William
Lancaster Louisa Lunenburg
Mathews Mecklenburg Middlesex
Nelson New Kent Northumberland
Nottoway Orange Patrick
Pittsylvania Powhatan Prince Edward
Prince George Richmond Roanoke
Rockbridge Southampton Spotsylvania
Stafford Surry Sussex
Westmoreland York


Virginia independent cities included are

Buena Vista Charlottesville Colonial Heights
Danville Emporia Franklin
Fredericksburg Galax Hampton
Hopewell Lexington Lynchburg
Martinsville Newport News Petersburg
Poquoson Richmond Roanoke
Salem Suffolk Williamsburg




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:07 PM EDT on September 28, 2016

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from midnight EDT tonight through
late Thursday night...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Maryland and
Virginia... including the following areas... in southeast
Maryland... Dorchester... Somerset and Wicomico. In Virginia...
eastern Essex... eastern King William... eastern King And
Queen... Lancaster... Middlesex... New Kent... Northumberland...
Richmond... western Essex... western King William... western King
And Queen and Westmoreland.

* From midnight EDT tonight through late Thursday night

* locally heavy rainfall is expected to develop and persist across
the region through this evening and continue through Thursday
night. Total rainfall amounts are expected to range from 2 to 5
inches with locally higher amounts possible. This has the
potential to produce flooding across the area especially in low
lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Public Information Statement
Alaska - Coastal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Arkansas - Public Information Statement
California - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Florida - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nevada - Fire Weather Watch
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch
South Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
- Small Craft Advisory

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