717  
WWUS51 KAKQ 150026  
SVSAKQ  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
826 PM EDT MON MAY 14 2018  
 
VAC036-041-053-073-095-097-115-119-127-149-181-183-199-570-670-700-  
730-830-150100-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SV.W.0050.000000T0000Z-180515T0100Z/  
CITY OF COLONIAL HEIGHTS VA-CITY OF HOPEWELL VA-MIDDLESEX VA-  
CITY OF PETERSBURG VA-YORK VA-CITY OF NEWPORT NEWS VA-SUSSEX VA-  
DINWIDDIE VA-JAMES CITY VA-CHESTERFIELD VA-GLOUCESTER VA-  
KING AND QUEEN VA-CHARLES CITY VA-PRINCE GEORGE VA-MATHEWS VA-  
NEW KENT VA-SURRY VA-CITY OF WILLIAMSBURG VA-  
826 PM EDT MON MAY 14 2018  
 
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT  
FOR SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX...NORTHWESTERN YORK...NORTHEASTERN SUSSEX...  
NORTHEASTERN DINWIDDIE...JAMES CITY...SOUTHEASTERN CHESTERFIELD...  
GLOUCESTER...SOUTHEASTERN KING AND QUEEN...CHARLES CITY...PRINCE  
GEORGE...MATHEWS...SOUTHEASTERN NEW KENT...AND SURRY COUNTIES...THE  
CITY OF COLONIAL HEIGHTS...THE CITY OF HOPEWELL...THE CITY OF  
PETERSBURG...THE NORTHERN CITY OF NEWPORT NEWS AND THE CITY OF  
WILLIAMSBURG...  
 
AT 826 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR HARTFIELD TO NEAR PETERSBURG, MOVING SOUTHEAST AT  
45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. RADAR INDICATED. AT 822 PM, 1 INCH HAIL  
WAS REPORTED IN PRINCE GEORGE.  
 
IMPACT...MINOR DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS POSSIBLE. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO  
TREES AND POWERLINES.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
NEWPORT NEWS, PETERSBURG, HOPEWELL, COLONIAL HEIGHTS, WILLIAMSBURG,  
MATHEWS, CHARLES CITY, GLOUCESTER COURTHOUSE, WEST POINT, WAVERLY,  
CLAREMONT, SURRY, QUEENS LAKE, DISPUTANTA, NORGE, FORT LEE, VIRGINIA  
STATE UNIVERSITY, TOANO, COLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY AND GLOUCESTER  
POINT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
WIND DAMAGE WITH THESE STORMS WILL OCCUR BEFORE ANY RAIN OR  
LIGHTNING. DO NOT WAIT FOR THE SOUND OF THUNDER BEFORE TAKING COVER.  
SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM  
WINDOWS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3733 7628 3732 7628 3738 7638 3735 7643  
3726 7644 3738 7666 3730 7662 3722 7648  
3715 7661 3722 7665 3722 7675 3718 7679  
3714 7673 3718 7667 3712 7668 3689 7733  
3721 7756 3760 7665 3761 7643 3747 7626  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0026Z 302DEG 37KT 3751 7647 3713 7741  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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