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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:58 PM EDT Sep. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... 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.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 11:04 AM EDT Sep. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Rainfall reports...

Location amount time/date lat/Lon

... Maryland...

... Dorchester County...
East New Market 4.76 in 0700 am 09/29 38.60n/75.92w
Cambridge 2.1 ESE 3.89 in 0440 am 09/29 38.55n/76.04w
3 WSW Bucktown 3.47 in 0826 am 09/29 38.45n/76.09w
1 NW Cambridge 3.45 in 0913 am 09/29 38.58n/76.09w

... Somerset County...
2 SSW Princess Anne 6.79 in 0700 am 09/29 38.17n/75.71w
2 E Oriole 6.16 in 0600 am 09/29 38.18n/75.77w
1 NNE Manokin 6.12 in 0700 am 09/29 38.14n/75.75w
Deal Island 4.16 in 0702 am 09/29 38.15n/75.95w

... Wicomico County...
Salisbury 5.5 SW 8.27 in 0700 am 09/29 38.32n/75.67w
1 SSW Hebron 6.67 in 0904 am 09/29 38.40n/75.69w
1 W Parsonsburg 5.88 in 0700 am 09/29 38.39n/75.50w
1 N Shad Point 5.56 in 0730 am 09/29 38.36n/75.63w
2 SSW Pittsville 4.45 in 0919 am 09/29 38.36n/75.43w
Salisbury Wicomico Airport 4.25 in 0754 am 09/29 38.34n/75.51w
Delmar 3.26 in 0630 am 09/29 38.45n/75.57w

... Worcester County...
6 se Public Landing 7.52 in 0840 am 09/29 38.08n/75.20w
Snow Hill 4.18 in 0700 am 09/29 38.17n/75.39w

... Virginia...

... Accomack County...
wallops flight facility airp 5.58 in 0754 am 09/29 37.93n/75.48w
1 NE Atlantic 5.42 in 0910 am 09/29 37.92n/75.48w
1 WSW Chincoteague 5.38 in 0914 am 09/29 37.93n/75.38w
1 SW Chincoteague 4.97 in 0700 am 09/29 37.93n/75.37w
1 NE Greenbackville 4.25 in 0400 am 09/29 38.01n/75.40w

... Caroline County...
2 N Rappahannock Academy 5.37 in 0826 am 09/29 38.19n/77.30w
2 S Port Royal 3.38 in 0832 am 09/29 38.13n/77.18w
1 S dawn 3.01 in 0700 am 09/29 37.81n/77.36w

... Chesterfield County...
4 NW beach 8.55 in 0800 am 09/29 37.39n/77.64w
2 WNW beach 8.07 in 0908 am 09/29 37.38n/77.64w
bensley 6.46 in 0517 am 09/29 37.44n/77.44w
4 WNW beach 5.99 in 0913 am 09/29 37.39n/77.65w
2 SSW Meadowville 5.27 in 0911 am 09/29 37.33n/77.34w
3 WSW Chester 4.84 in 0700 am 09/29 37.32n/77.49w
Chesterfield County Airport 3.96 in 0755 am 09/29 37.41n/77.53w
4 SSW Midlothian 3.68 in 0700 am 09/29 37.44n/77.67w
3 NNW Midlothian 3.67 in 0915 am 09/29 37.55n/77.66w
2 WSW beach 3.59 in 0915 am 09/29 37.34n/77.64w
5 S Midlothian 3.58 in 0910 am 09/29 37.43n/77.64w
3 SSW Chesterfield 3.51 in 0800 am 09/29 37.33n/77.53w
5 E Moseley 3.49 in 0553 am 09/29 37.42n/77.68w
4 N Matoaca 3.48 in 0911 am 09/29 37.29n/77.48w
3 SSE Midlothian 3.46 in 0914 am 09/29 37.45n/77.62w
3 E Moseley 3.09 in 0912 am 09/29 37.42n/77.71w

... Hanover County...
2 NE Highland Springs 4.09 in 0912 am 09/29 37.58n/77.30w
Ashland 3.46 in 0915 am 09/29 37.75n/77.48w

... Henrico County...
Varina 7.83 in 0700 am 09/29 37.46n/77.35w
Varina 7.82 in 0915 am 09/29 37.46n/77.35w
Elko 6.09 in 0800 am 09/29 37.48n/77.21w
Richmond Intl Airport 5.27 in 0754 am 09/29 37.51n/77.32w
2 S Sandston 4.36 in 0912 am 09/29 37.47n/77.28w
1 NE Fair Oaks 3.70 in 0910 am 09/29 37.55n/77.29w
Sandston 3.56 in 0844 am 09/29 37.53n/77.27w
1 SW East Highland Park 3.24 in 0800 am 09/29 37.56n/77.40w
3 NNE Short Pump 3.10 in 0910 am 09/29 37.69n/77.59w

... King William County...
Aylett 3.41 in 0905 am 09/29 37.76n/77.11w

... King And Queen County...
1 NE West Point 3.11 in 0600 am 09/29 37.57n/76.78w
West Point 2.87 in 0755 am 09/29 37.52n/76.76w

... Lancaster County...
1 se Mollusk 5.89 in 0905 am 09/29 37.71n/76.53w
1 ESE Mollusk 5.70 in 0700 am 09/29 37.72n/76.52w
1 SSE Brook Vale 3.94 in 0700 am 09/29 37.74n/76.42w
1 E Mollusk 3.61 in 0903 am 09/29 37.73n/76.51w

... Mathews County...
1 NNE Laban 3.29 in 0830 am 09/29 37.42n/76.27w

... Middlesex County...
1 N Remlik 4.48 in 0915 am 09/29 37.68n/76.62w

... New Kent County...
bottoms bridge 5.90 in 0700 am 09/29 37.51n/77.18w

... Northumberland County...
Northumberland Hwy Lottsburg 5.70 in 0613 am 09/29 37.96n/76.52w
1 WSW Fleeton 5.10 in 0700 am 09/29 37.80n/76.31w

... Prince George County...
1 ENE Garysville 3.49 in 0826 am 09/29 37.26n/77.14w

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


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