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Flood WatchSevereHertford; Gates; Pasquotank; Camden; Western Currituck; Bertie; Chowan; Perquimans; Eastern Currituck; Isle of Wight; Norfolk/Portsmouth; Suffolk; Chesapeake; Virginia Beach; Northampton; Newport News; Hampton/Poquoson* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible. * WHERE...Portions of northeast North Carolina, including the following areas, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Eastern Currituck, Gates, Hertford, Pasquotank, Perquimans and Western Currituck and Virginia, including the following areas, Chesapeake, Hampton/Poquoson, Isle of Wight, Newport News, Norfolk/Portsmouth, Northampton, Suffolk and Virginia Beach. * WHEN...Until midnight EDT tonight. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Creeks and streams may rise out of their banks. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - Moderate to locally heavy rainfall will continue this afternoon and evening. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood 2024-07-13T00:00:00-04:00

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Beach Hazards StatementModerateMaryland Beaches; Eastern Currituck; Virginia Beach; Accomack; Northampton* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents are expected. * WHERE...In Maryland, Maryland Beaches County. In North Carolina, Eastern Currituck County. In Virginia, Virginia Beach, and Accomack and Northampton Counties. * WHEN...From 8 AM EDT this morning through this evening. * IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water. 2024-07-12T11:45:00-04:00

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Flood AdvisoryMinorNorthampton, NC; Greensville, VA; Southampton, VA; Sussex, VA* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues. * WHERE...Portions of northeast North Carolina, including the following county, Northampton and southeast Virginia, including the following counties, Greensville, Southampton and Sussex. * WHEN...Until 415 PM EDT. * IMPACTS...Minor flooding in low-lying and poor drainage areas. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 304 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. Minor flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly in the advisory area. Between 2 and 3 inches of rain have fallen. - Additional rainfall amounts up to 1 inch are expected over the area. This additional rain will result in minor flooding. - Some locations that will experience flooding include... Seaboard, Jackson, Little Texas, Bryants Corner, Margarettsville, Adams Grove, Drewryville, Mason, Falsons Old Tavern, Gray, Pleasant Grove, Joyner, Hilda, Yale, Boones Crossroads and Lumberton. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood 2024-07-12T16:15:00-04:00

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Flood WarningSevereNorthampton, NC; Brunswick, VA; Greensville, VA; Southampton, VA; Sussex, VA; City of Emporia, VA* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected. * WHERE...Portions of northeast North Carolina, including the following county, Northampton and Virginia, including the following counties and independent city, Brunswick, City of Emporia, Greensville, Southampton and Sussex. * WHEN...Until 600 PM EDT. * IMPACTS...Flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations is imminent or occurring. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 302 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. Flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly in the warned area. Between 1.5 and 2.5 inches of rain have fallen. - Additional rainfall amounts of 0.5 to 1 inch are possible in the warned area. - Some locations that will experience flooding include... Emporia, Garysburg, Dahlia, Purdy, Gaston, Jarratt, Radium, Claresville, Barley, Green Plain, Brink, Emporia Reservoir, Lanes Corner, Durand, Turners Crossroads, Slates Corner, Bufford Crossroads, Pleasant Hill, Emporia Airport and Ante. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood 2024-07-12T18:00:00-04:00

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Flood WatchSevereDorchester; Northampton; Prince Edward; Cumberland; Goochland; Caroline; Mecklenburg; Lunenburg; Nottoway; Amelia; Powhatan; Westmoreland; Richmond; Northumberland; Lancaster; Brunswick; Dinwiddie; Prince George; Charles City; New Kent; Gloucester; Middlesex; Mathews; Greensville; Sussex; Surry; James City; Southampton; Eastern Louisa; Western Hanover; Eastern Hanover; Western Chesterfield; Eastern Chesterfield (Including Col. Heights); Western Henrico (Including the City of Richmond); Eastern Henrico; Western King William; Eastern King William; Western King and Queen; Eastern King and Queen; Western Essex; Eastern Essex; York* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible. * WHERE...Portions of southeast Maryland, including the following area, Dorchester, northeast North Carolina, including the following area, Northampton, and Virginia, including the following areas, Amelia, Brunswick, Caroline, Charles City, Cumberland, Dinwiddie, Eastern Chesterfield (Including Col. Heights), Eastern Essex, Eastern Hanover, Eastern Henrico, Eastern King William, Eastern King and Queen, Eastern Louisa, Gloucester, Goochland, Greensville, James City, Lancaster, Lunenburg, Mathews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, New Kent, Northumberland, Nottoway, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Prince George, Richmond, Southampton, Surry, Sussex, Western Chesterfield, Western Essex, Western Hanover, Western Henrico (Including the City of Richmond), Western King William, Western King and Queen, Westmoreland and York. * WHEN...Until midnight EDT tonight. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Creeks and streams may rise out of their banks. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - Moderate to locally heavy rainfall will continue this afternoon and evening. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood 2024-07-13T00:00:00-04:00

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Flash Flood WarningSevereCity of Chesapeake, VA; City of Norfolk, VA; City of Virginia Beach, VAFFWAKQ The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... The Northeastern City of Chesapeake in southeastern Virginia... The Southeastern City of Norfolk in southeastern Virginia... The Northwestern City of Virginia Beach in southeastern Virginia... * Until 445 PM EDT. * At 140 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 0.5 and 1 inch of rain has fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Radar. IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage and low-lying areas. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Virginia Beach, Kempsville, Virginia Wesleyan University, Regent University, Norfolk State University, Downtown Norfolk, Ocean View, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Norfolk International, Norview, Ghent, Princess Anne, Norfolk NAS, Bayside, Gallups Corner, Princess Anne Plaza, Greenbrier and London Bridge. 2024-07-12T16:45:00-04:00

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Flash Flood WarningSevereGloucester, VA; James City, VA; Mathews, VA; Middlesex, VA; York, VA; City of Hampton, VA; City of Newport News, VA; City of Poquoson, VAFFWAKQ The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Mathews County in eastern Virginia... Southeastern Middlesex County in eastern Virginia... Gloucester County in southeastern Virginia... James City County in southeastern Virginia... York County in southeastern Virginia... The City of Hampton in southeastern Virginia... The City of Newport News in southeastern Virginia... The City of Poquoson in southeastern Virginia... * Until 400 PM EDT. * At 1259 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 0.5 and 1.5 inches of rain have fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2.5 inches are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Radar and automated gauges. IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage and low-lying areas. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Newport News, Hampton, Mathews, Gloucester Courthouse, Gloucester Point, Virginia Institute For Marine Sciences, Seaford, Patrick Henry Field, Langley AFB, Christopher Newport University, Hampton University, Deltaville, Northampton, Achilles, Wicomico, Hayes, Mobjack, Bavon, Tabb and Lee Hall. 2024-07-12T16:00:00-04:00

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Flash Flood WarningSeverePrince George, VA; Southampton, VA; Surry, VA; Sussex, VAFFWAKQ The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Southwestern Prince George County in south central Virginia... Central Southampton County in southeastern Virginia... West Central Surry County in southeastern Virginia... Central Sussex County in southeastern Virginia... * Until 400 PM EDT. * At 1247 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 4 inches of rain have fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 0.5 to 1.5 inches are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Radar and automated gauges. IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage and low-lying areas. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Waverly, Disputanta, Sussex, Homeville, Booker, Newville, Lumberton, Yale, Hilda, Joyner and Gray. 2024-07-12T16:00:00-04:00

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Flash Flood WarningSevereGloucester, VA; James City, VA; Mathews, VA; Middlesex, VA; York, VA; City of Hampton, VA; City of Newport News, VA; City of Poquoson, VAFFWAKQ The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Mathews County in eastern Virginia... Southeastern Middlesex County in eastern Virginia... Gloucester County in southeastern Virginia... James City County in southeastern Virginia... York County in southeastern Virginia... The City of Hampton in southeastern Virginia... The City of Newport News in southeastern Virginia... The City of Poquoson in southeastern Virginia... * Until 400 PM EDT. * At 1259 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 0.5 and 1.5 inches of rain have fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2.5 inches are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Radar and automated gauges. IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage and low-lying areas. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Newport News, Hampton, Mathews, Gloucester Courthouse, Gloucester Point, Virginia Institute For Marine Sciences, Seaford, Patrick Henry Field, Langley AFB, Christopher Newport University, Hampton University, Deltaville, Northampton, Achilles, Wicomico, Hayes, Mobjack, Bavon, Tabb and Lee Hall. 2024-07-12T16:00:00-04:00