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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
247 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018

VAZ065-066-079-080-087-171930-
Mecklenburg-Lunenburg-Dinwiddie-Brunswick-Greensville-
247 PM EDT TUE JUL 17 2018

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT MECKLENBURG...
GREENSVILLE...SOUTHEASTERN LUNENBURG...SOUTHERN DINWIDDIE AND
BRUNSWICK COUNTIES AND THE CITY OF EMPORIA...

At 246 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Fort Pickett to near Lawrenceville
to 7 miles west of Ebony. Movement was east at 30 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.

Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Emporia, South Hill, Lawrenceville, Kenbridge, McKenney, Brodnax,
Dahlia, Purdy, Brunswick, Lunenburg, Clarksville, Jarratt, La Crosse,
Boydton, Alberta, Dewitt, Dundas, Carson, Radium and Barley.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of these storms.
Be prepared for rapid changes in weather and road conditions. Heavy
rain could cause ponding of water on roads...and possible minor
flooding of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike more than 10 miles away from a thunderstorm.
Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3664 7856 3696 7830 3702 7800 3699 7797
3698 7792 3699 7789 3704 7789 3709 7739
3699 7740 3688 7762 3685 7756 3685 7750
3686 7746 3673 7749 3671 7743 3667 7750
3665 7746 3665 7741 3655 7747 3654 7867
TIME...MOT...LOC 1846Z 270DEG 25KT 3700 7786 3677 7793 3654 7811



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