West Point, VA (23181)

11:41 AM EDT on July 28, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Clancie/New Hope Road | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 102 ft 37.57 °N, 76.70 °W | Updated 16 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
84.6 °F
Feels Like 94 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 94 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:08 AM 8:18 PM
Waxing Crescent, 31% visible
METAR KFYJ 281535Z AUTO 12004KT 10SM BKN110 28/22 A2983 RMK AO2 T02790218
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 94 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:08 AM 8:18 PM
Waxing Crescent, 31% visible
METAR KFYJ 281535Z AUTO 12004KT 10SM BKN110 28/22 A2983 RMK AO2 T02790218

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:54 AM EDT Jul. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 PM EDT this
afternoon through Saturday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Maryland and Virginia, including the
following areas, in southeast Maryland, Dorchester, inland
Worcester, Maryland beaches, Somerset, and Wicomico. In
Virginia, Accomack, Caroline, eastern Essex, eastern King
William, eastern King And Queen, Gloucester, Lancaster,
Mathews, Middlesex, Northumberland, Richmond, western Essex,
western King William, western King And Queen, and
Westmoreland.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Saturday afternoon.

* Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected from this afternoon
through Saturday afternoon across portions of central and
eastern Virginia. Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are
expected on average, with locally higher amounts possible.

* Heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in streams and
creeks. This could quickly result in flooding, especially in
low lying and poor drainage areas. Flooding my be exacerbated
during periods of high tide for areas along the Chesapeake Bay
and tidal rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




954 am EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 PM EDT this
afternoon through Saturday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Maryland and Virginia, including the
following areas, in southeast Maryland, Dorchester, inland
Worcester, Maryland beaches, Somerset, and Wicomico. In
Virginia, Accomack, Caroline, eastern Essex, eastern King
William, eastern King And Queen, Gloucester, Lancaster,
Mathews, Middlesex, Northumberland, Richmond, western Essex,
western King William, western King And Queen, and
Westmoreland.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Saturday afternoon.

* Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected from this afternoon
through Saturday afternoon across portions of central and
eastern Virginia. Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are
expected on average, with locally higher amounts possible.

* Heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in streams and
creeks. This could quickly result in flooding, especially in
low lying and poor drainage areas. Flooding my be exacerbated
during periods of high tide for areas along the Chesapeake Bay
and tidal rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.