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Virginia, Cumberland

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:58 PM EDT on September 29, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Virginia... north central Virginia and south
central Virginia... including the following areas... in central
Virginia... Amelia... Cumberland... eastern Chesterfield (including
col. Heights)... eastern Hanover... eastern Henrico... eastern
Louisa... Fluvanna... Goochland... Powhatan... Prince
Edward... western Chesterfield... western Hanover... western
Henrico (including the city of richmond) and western Louisa. In
north central Virginia... Caroline. In south central
Virginia... Lunenburg and Nottoway.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* locally heavy rainfall from showers and thunderstorms is
expected across the region through this evening. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected... with locally
high amounts possible. Excessive runoff from heavy rain
increases the potential for flooding across the area especially
for locations that have received recent heavy rain, and for low
lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





358 PM EDT Thu Sep 29 2016

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Virginia... north central Virginia and south
central Virginia... including the following areas... in central
Virginia... Amelia... Cumberland... eastern Chesterfield (including
col. Heights)... eastern Hanover... eastern Henrico... eastern
Louisa... Fluvanna... Goochland... Powhatan... Prince
Edward... western Chesterfield... western Hanover... western
Henrico (including the city of richmond) and western Louisa. In
north central Virginia... Caroline. In south central
Virginia... Lunenburg and Nottoway.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* locally heavy rainfall from showers and thunderstorms is
expected across the region through this evening. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected... with locally
high amounts possible. Excessive runoff from heavy rain
increases the potential for flooding across the area especially
for locations that have received recent heavy rain, and for low
lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Weather Severe Map
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning
Maryland - Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning, Beach Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning, Beach Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
- Small Craft Advisory

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