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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 6:29 PM EDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
east central Gloucester County in southeastern Virginia...
southeastern Middlesex County in eastern Virginia...
Northampton County in eastern Virginia...
Mathews County in eastern Virginia...

* until 715 PM EDT.

* At 629 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Deltaville to Blakes to near Gloucester courthouse,
moving southeast at 40 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to trees and powerlines.

* Locations impacted include...
Mathews, Gloucester courthouse, Cape Charles, Deltaville,
Nassawadox, Cheriton, Gwynn, Bavon, Bay View, Blakes, Mobjack,
Eastville, Capeville, Kiptopeke State Park, Ruff, Beulah, moon,
Laban, Franktown and Amburg.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Please report severe weather by calling 757-899-2415, posting to the
NWS Wakefield facebook Page, or using twitter @nwswakefieldva.


Lat... Lon 3737 7572 3740 7579 3734 7573 3727 7585
      3716 7591 3723 7592 3722 7593 3709 7595
      3725 7602 3733 7598 3731 7628 3741 7655
      3757 7638 3750 7596 3755 7592 3746 7568
      3748 7581 3742 7582 3741 7578 3745 7568
time... Mot... loc 2229z 292deg 30kt 3757 7632 3750 7634 3745 7644

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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