448  
WGUS41 KAKQ 100329  
FLWAKQ  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
1129 PM EDT SAT JUN 9 2018  
 
VAC057-159-100930-  
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RICHMOND VA-ESSEX VA-  
1129 PM EDT SAT JUN 9 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHERN RICHMOND COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
CENTRAL ESSEX COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 530 AM EDT SUNDAY.  
 
* AT 1127 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
THUNDERSTORMS WITH MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN OVER THE AREA. THREE TO  
SIX INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE EARLIER THIS AFTERNOON.  
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AROUND ONE INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN  
THE WARNED AREA OVERNIGHT.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
TAPPAHANNOCK, WARSAW, CHAMPLAIN, SHARPS, FARNHAM, DUNNSVILLE,  
WELLFORD, BOWLERS WHARF, REXBURG, TIDEWATER, NAYLORS BEACH,  
KENNARD, MOUNT LANDING, BRAYS FORK, EMMERTON AND CARET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. ALL  
INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3779 7673 3798 7707 3805 7698 3787 7659  
 

 
 
BROWN  
 
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