099  
WGUS51 KAKQ 112041  
FFWAKQ  
VAC007-049-111-117-135-145-147-120245-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.FF.W.0025.181011T2041Z-181012T0245Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
441 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHERN MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
LUNENBURG COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NOTTOWAY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
AMELIA COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
POWHATAN COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT THURSDAY.  
 
* AT 440 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
HEAVY RAIN FALLING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
POWHATAN, CUMBERLAND, FARMVILLE, SOUTH HILL, BLACKSTONE, CHASE  
CITY, CREWE, VICTORIA, KENBRIDGE, MANNBORO, HAMPDEN SYDNEY, HAMPDEN  
SYDNEY COLLEGE, LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY, AMELIA COURTHOUSE, NOTTOWAY,  
LUNENBURG, BURKEVILLE, TOBACCOVILLE, DARLINGTON HEIGHTS AND  
TRENHOLM.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO THREE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN  
THE WARNED AREA THROUGH THIS EVENING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING BY CALLING 757-899-2415, POSTING TO THE NWS  
WAKEFIELD FACEBOOK PAGE, OR USING TWITTER @NWSWAKEFIELDVA.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3739 7860 3740 7859 3736 7858 3734 7846  
3775 7818 3764 7805 3763 7796 3769 7791  
3757 7766 3756 7766 3742 7788 3727 7776  
3726 7765 3714 7790 3699 7789 3702 7801  
3674 7803 3670 7865 3707 7844 3720 7869  
 

 
 
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