480  
WGUS51 KAKQ 012135  
FFWAKQ  
VAC710-810-020030-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
535 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
THE SOUTHEASTERN CITY OF NORFOLK IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE NORTHWESTERN CITY OF VIRGINIA BEACH IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 535 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 2 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
VIRGINIA BEACH, KEMPSVILLE, VIRGINIA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY, REGENT  
UNIVERSITY, NORFOLK STATE UNIVERSITY, DOWNTOWN NORFOLK, NORFOLK,  
CHESAPEAKE, NORVIEW, PRINCESS ANNE PLAZA, BAYSIDE, GALLUPS CORNER,  
LONDON BRIDGE, OCEANA NAS, OCEANA, MACONS CORNER, NORTH VIRGINIA  
BEACH AND RUDEE HEIGHTS.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
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, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES  
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3682 7628 3683 7629 3687 7629 3690 7627  
3689 7621 3689 7613 3690 7604 3692 7598  
3691 7597 3680 7596 3679 7616 3680 7621  
3682 7622 3683 7623 3684 7623 3684 7624  
3682 7626 3683 7627  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
JM  
 
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