615  
WGUS81 KAKQ 150134  
FLSAKQ  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
934 PM EDT FRI AUG 14 2020  
 
VAC087-760-150330-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.FA.Y.0145.200815T0134Z-200815T0330Z/  
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
HENRICO VA-CITY OF RICHMOND VA-  
934 PM EDT FRI AUG 14 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
CENTRAL HENRICO COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF RICHMOND IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 934 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN. THIS WILL CAUSE  
URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. BETWEEN ONE HALF AND THREE  
QUARTERS OF AN INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE PAST 30 MINUTES  
ACROSS PARTS OF THE ADVISORY AREA.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY, VIRGINIA UNION  
UNIVERSITY, DOWNTOWN RICHMOND, HIGHLAND SPRINGS, BON AIR, EAST  
HIGHLAND PARK, BENSLEY, MONTROSE, RICHMOND HEIGHTS, RICHMOND  
INTERNATIONAL AND FAIR OAKS.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF AROUND ONE HALF INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE  
AREA DURING THE NEXT HOUR. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL RESULT IN MINOR  
FLOODING.  
 
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.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES  
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3757 7745 3758 7741 3756 7732 3751 7729  
3746 7741 3745 7742 3746 7744 3746 7747  
3746 7749 3747 7751 3751 7753 3753 7753  
3753 7754  
 

 
 
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