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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:17 AM EST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Virginia, east central Virginia, eastern
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 east central Virginia,
Charles City, eastern Essex, eastern King William, eastern
King And Queen, New Kent, Richmond, western Essex, western
King William, western King And Queen, and Westmoreland. In
eastern Virginia, Lancaster, Middlesex, and Northumberland. In
north central Virginia, Caroline. In south central Virginia,
Brunswick, Dinwiddie, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, and
Prince George.

* Through this afternoon.

* Rain... falling moderate at times through early afternoon.
Additional rainfall amounts today will average around 0.5
inches, producing storm total rainfall amounts around 1 inch,
with locally higher amounts possible.


* Runoff from this rainfall... combined with melting snow could
cause flooding along streams, creeks and eventually rivers, as
well as urban areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:17 AM EST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Virginia, east central Virginia, eastern
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 east central Virginia,
Charles City, eastern Essex, eastern King William, eastern
King And Queen, New Kent, Richmond, western Essex, western
King William, western King And Queen, and Westmoreland. In
eastern Virginia, Lancaster, Middlesex, and Northumberland. In
north central Virginia, Caroline. In south central Virginia,
Brunswick, Dinwiddie, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, and
Prince George.

* Through this afternoon.

* Rain... falling moderate at times through early afternoon.
Additional rainfall amounts today will average around 0.5
inches, producing storm total rainfall amounts around 1 inch,
with locally higher amounts possible.


* Runoff from this rainfall... combined with melting snow could
cause flooding along streams, creeks and eventually rivers, as
well as urban areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.