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Flash Flood Watch in Westmoreland, Richmond, Northumberland, New Kent, Middlesex and Lancaster counties.
September 28, 2016, 4:08:00 PM to September 30, 2016, 6:00:00 AM

DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-WESTMORELAND-RICHMOND-NORTHUMBERLAND- LANCASTER-NEW KENT-MIDDLESEX-WESTERN KING WILLIAM- EASTERN KING WILLIAM-WESTERN KING AND QUEEN- EASTERN KING AND QUEEN-WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMBRIDGE...SALISBURY...CRISFIELD... PRINCESS ANNE...AYLETT...KING WILLIAM...WEST POINT... KING AND QUEEN COURT HOUSE...TAPPAHANNOCK...DUNNSVILLE 407 PM EDT WED SEP 28 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.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch in Williamsburg City, Suffolk City, Richmond City, Poquoson City, Petersburg City, Newport News, Hopewell City, Hampton City, Franklin City, Emporia City, Colonial Heights City, York, Westmoreland, Sussex, Surry, Southampton, Richmond, Prince George, Prince Edward, Powhatan, Nottoway, Northumberland, New Kent, Middlesex, Mecklenburg, Mathews, Lunenburg, Louisa, Lancaster, King William, King and Queen, James City, Isle of Wight, Henrico, Hanover, Greensville, Goochland, Gloucester, Fluvanna, Essex, Dinwiddie, Cumberland, Chesterfield, Charles City, Caroline, Brunswick and Amelia counties.
September 28, 2016, 3:18:00 PM to September 28, 2016, 10:00:00 PM

WATCH COUNTY NOTIFICATION FOR WATCH 488 NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 318 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 488 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN NORTH CAROLINA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 1 COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA NORTHAMPTON IN VIRGINIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 47 COUNTIES IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA AMELIA CHESTERFIELD CITY OF COLONIAL HEIGHTS CITY OF RICHMOND CUMBERLAND FLUVANNA GOOCHLAND HANOVER HENRICO LOUISA POWHATAN PRINCE EDWARD IN EAST CENTRAL VIRGINIA CHARLES CITY ESSEX KING WILLIAM KING AND QUEEN NEW KENT RICHMOND WESTMORELAND IN EASTERN VIRGINIA LANCASTER MATHEWS MIDDLESEX NORTHUMBERLAND IN NORTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA CAROLINE IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA BRUNSWICK CITY OF HOPEWELL CITY OF PETERSBURG DINWIDDIE LUNENBURG MECKLENBURG NOTTOWAY PRINCE GEORGE IN SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA CITY OF EMPORIA CITY OF FRANKLIN CITY OF HAMPTON CITY OF NEWPORT NEWS CITY OF POQUOSON CITY OF SUFFOLK CITY OF WILLIAMSBURG GLOUCESTER GREENSVILLE ISLE OF WIGHT JAMES CITY SOUTHAMPTON SURRY SUSSEX YORK THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...AMELIA COURTHOUSE...ANGOLA...ANTE... BACONS CASTLE...BARHAM...BARNETTS...BEACH...BON AIR... BOOTH FORK...BOYKINS...BRAYS FORK...BRUNSWICK...BURRUSS CORNER... CARET...CEDAR FORK...CENTER CROSS...CHAMPLAIN...CHASE CITY... CHESTER...CHESTERFIELD...CHIPPOKES STATE PARK...CHULA... CLARKSVILLE...COLONIAL BEACH...COLONIAL HEIGHTS...CORBIN... COURTLAND...CREWE...DAWN...DENARO...DUNBROOKE...DUNNSVILLE... EARLS...EDGERTON...EMPORIA...FARMVILLE...FORT LEE...FRANKLIN... GLEN ALLEN...GLOUCESTER POINT...GOOCHLAND...GUINEA MILLS... GWALTNEY CORNER...HAMPTON...HAWK...HOG ISLAND GAME RESERVE... HOPEWELL...HOWERTONS...HUNTERDALE...IVOR...JETERSVILLE... KENBRIDGE...KILMARNOCK...LAKE MONTICELLO...LANCASTER... LAWRENCEVILLE...LEWISETTA...LOUISA...MANNBORO...MEADOWVILLE... MECHANICSVILLE...MIDLOTHIAN...MINERAL...MOSELEY...NEWPORT NEWS... PETERSBURG...POOLESVILLE...POQUOSON...POWHATAN...RAINES TAVERN... REAMS...REEDS...RICHMOND...ROXBURY...SANDSTON...SCOTTS FORK... SMITHFIELD...SOUTH HILL...STODDERT...SUFFOLK...TRIPLET... URBANNA...VALENTINES...VICTORIA...WAKEFIELD...WARSAW...WAVERLY... WAYSIDE...WEST POINT...WHITE PLAINS...WILLIAMSBURG AND YORKTOWN.

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Peninsula, Hampton Roads under severe thunderstorm watch

The National Weather Service put the Peninsula under a severe thunderstorm watch at 3:10 p.m. Wednesday. A line of thunderstorms was moving northeast from Smithfield at 15 mph, according to the NWS.  The watch covers Richmond south to the city of Hampton, extends south of the James River into Isle...

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