800  
WWUS51 KAKQ 142354  
SVSAKQ  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
754 PM EDT MON MAY 14 2018  
 
VAC007-033-041-049-057-075-085-087-097-101-145-159-760-150015-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SV.W.0045.000000T0000Z-180515T0015Z/  
CUMBERLAND VA-GOOCHLAND VA-HANOVER VA-POWHATAN VA-  
CITY OF RICHMOND VA-CHESTERFIELD VA-KING AND QUEEN VA-RICHMOND VA-  
CAROLINE VA-HENRICO VA-KING WILLIAM VA-AMELIA VA-ESSEX VA-  
754 PM EDT MON MAY 14 2018  
 
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 PM EDT  
FOR NORTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND...SOUTHERN GOOCHLAND...HANOVER...  
POWHATAN...NORTHWESTERN CHESTERFIELD...NORTHWESTERN KING AND QUEEN...  
SOUTH CENTRAL RICHMOND...SOUTHEASTERN CAROLINE...NORTHERN HENRICO...  
KING WILLIAM...NORTH CENTRAL AMELIA AND SOUTHEASTERN ESSEX COUNTIES  
AND THE CITY OF RICHMOND...  
 
AT 753 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM MILLERS TAVERN TO NEAR POWHATAN, MOVING EAST AT 45  
MPH.  
 
HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...LAW ENFORCEMENT AND TRAINED SPOTTERS. NUMEROUS REPORTS OF  
WIND DAMAGE HAVE BEEN REPORTED THROUGHOUT RICHMOND METRO  
AND POINTS WEST.  
 
IMPACT...MINOR DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS POSSIBLE. EXPECT CONSIDERABLE  
TREE DAMAGE. WIND DAMAGE IS ALSO LIKELY TO MOBILE HOMES,  
ROOFS, AND OUTBUILDINGS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
RICHMOND, POWHATAN, GOOCHLAND, KING WILLIAM, ASHLAND, MOSELEY,  
UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, SAINT STEPHENS CHURCH, RANDOLPH MACON  
COLLEGE, VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY, TUCKAHOE, HIGHLAND  
SPRINGS, DOWNTOWN RICHMOND, BON AIR, VIRGINIA UNION UNIVERSITY,  
MECHANICSVILLE, HANOVER, OILVILLE, MANAKIN AND TRENHOLM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3770 7823 3775 7817 3766 7805 3791 7723  
3787 7677 3780 7668 3762 7710 3763 7713  
3759 7715 3735 7770 3756 7829  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 286DEG 38KT 3781 7696 3750 7785  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...70MPH  
 

 
 
MRD  
 
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