Charles City Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 6:12 PM EDT May. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has extended the

* Flood Warning for small streams in...
north central Charles City County in east central Virginia...
southwestern New Kent County in east central Virginia...

* until 645 PM EDT Wednesday

* at 611 PM EDT, the Chickahominy river at Providence Forge is
still near flood stage and several roads remain closed including
portions of Adkins Rd. Water levels are dropping and should
continue to fall this evening. People are encouraged to continue
to avoid driving on the roadways that are still flooded.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

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