953  
WWUS51 KAKQ 130301  
SVSAKQ  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
1001 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
VAC041-130311-  
/O.CAN.KAKQ.TO.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180113T0315Z/  
CHESTERFIELD VA-  
1001 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
...THE TORNADO WARNING FOR NORTHWESTERN CHESTERFIELD COUNTY IS  
CANCELLED...  
 
THE TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT  
OF THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE, THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  
 
LAT...LON 3770 7792 3754 7769 3750 7774 3740 7797  
3747 7806  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0301Z 221DEG 30KT 3745 7799  
 

 
 
VAC007-075-145-130315-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.TO.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180113T0315Z/  
GOOCHLAND VA-AMELIA VA-POWHATAN VA-  
1001 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1015 PM EST FOR SOUTH  
CENTRAL GOOCHLAND...NORTH CENTRAL AMELIA AND POWHATAN COUNTIES...  
 
AT 1001 PM EST, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR MORVEN, OR 7 MILES NORTH OF AMELIA COURTHOUSE,  
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE  
TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE DAMAGE IS  
LIKELY.  
 
THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
MACON AROUND 1010 PM EST.  
POWHATAN AROUND 1015 PM EST.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
GOODWINS STORE, FLAT ROCK, JEFFERSON, MAIDENS, IRWIN, GILES MILL,  
FINE CREEK MILLS, MICHAUX, BELONA AND HOLLY HILLS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 
TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT  
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3770 7792 3754 7769 3750 7774 3740 7797  
3747 7806  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0301Z 221DEG 30KT 3745 7799  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
JM  
 
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