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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 6:03 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 Charles City Charlotte
Chesterfield Cumberland Dinwiddie
Essex Floyd Fluvanna
Franklin Gloucester Goochland
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 Hampton Hopewell
Lexington Lynchburg Martinsville
Newport News Petersburg Poquoson
Richmond Roanoke Salem
Suffolk Williamsburg




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:15 PM EDT on September 28, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 29, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 9 PM EDT this evening through
Thursday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Virginia and south
central Virginia... including the following areas... in central
Virginia... Amherst... Appomattox... Buckingham and Campbell. In
south central Virginia... Charlotte... Halifax and Pittsylvania.

* From 9 PM EDT this evening through Thursday afternoon

* several periods of showers and thunderstorms will repeatedly
cross through the Piedmont. Heavy rain is likely with up to 3
inches of rain by the end of the day on Thursday. Localized
heavier amounts are possible. This amount of rainfall may cause
flash flooding of small streams and creeks. Urban areas and
locations with poor drainage also have a high potential for
flooding.

* Streams and creeks may overflow their banks leading to flooded
and impassible roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Remember... turn around... don't drown!

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 - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Special Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Hazard Statement
District of Columbia - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Florida - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Guam - 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 - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nevada - Fire Weather Watch
New Jersey - Coastal Hazard Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Virgin Islands - Areal Flood Advisory
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, 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
- Small Craft Advisory

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