851  
WGUS41 KAKQ 110035  
FLWAKQ  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
835 PM EDT WED AUG 10 2022  
 
VAC800-110400-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.FA.W.0009.220811T0035Z-220811T0400Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
CITY OF SUFFOLK VA-  
835 PM EDT WED AUG 10 2022  
   
..FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT
 
 
...REPLACES FLASH FLOOD WARNING...  
 
* WHAT...URBAN AREA AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING CAUSED BY EXCESSIVE  
RAINFALL IS EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...A PORTION OF SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING  
INDEPENDENT CITY, CITY OF SUFFOLK.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT.  
 
* IMPACTS...FLOODING OF RIVERS, CREEKS, STREAMS, AND OTHER LOW-LYING  
AND FLOOD-PRONE LOCATIONS IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 833 PM EDT, LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLOODING NEAR  
THE 2600 BLOCK OF DESERT ROAD. FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING.  
THE HEAVIEST RAIN HAS ENDED. THEREFORE, THE FLASH FLOOD  
WARNING HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A FLOOD WARNING.  
- SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
DOWNTOWN SUFFOLK, CHESAPEAKE, SUFFOLK, SAUNDERS, NURNEY,  
SUFFOLK AIRPORT AND KILBY.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3655 7667 3675 7670 3674 7647 3672 7647  
3670 7647 3666 7648 3665 7648 3662 7648  
3660 7649 3655 7650 3655 7652 3655 7654  
3655 7656 3655 7658 3655 7666  
 

 
 
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