Suffolk, VA (23437)

4:41 PM EDT on July 30, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 98 ft 36.58 °N, 76.64 °W | Updated 50 minutes ago

Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
Heavy Thunderstorm Rain
77.5 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
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1.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 1.0 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 1.2 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 2800 ft
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.75 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:11 AM 8:14 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KSFQ 302035Z AUTO 15011KT 1 1/4SM +TSRA SCT011 BKN017 OVC028 23/23 A3001 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0120 T02300230
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 1.2 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 2800 ft
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.75 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:11 AM 8:14 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KSFQ 302035Z AUTO 15011KT 1 1/4SM +TSRA SCT011 BKN017 OVC028 23/23 A3001 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0120 T02300230

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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:03 PM EDT Jul. 30, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for poor drainage areas
for...
the northwestern city of Chesapeake in southeastern Virginia...
the city of Portsmouth in southeastern Virginia...
York County in southeastern Virginia...
the city of Norfolk in southeastern Virginia...
the city of Poquoson in southeastern Virginia...
the northeastern city of Suffolk in southeastern Virginia...
the northwestern city of Virginia Beach in southeastern Virginia...
the city of Hampton in southeastern Virginia...
the city of Newport News in southeastern Virginia...

* until 600 PM EDT

* at 302 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding.
Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in
the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Virginia Beach... Newport News... Hampton... Langley AFB...
downtown Norfolk... downtown Portsmouth... Ocean View... Kempsville...
Old Dominion University... Christopher Newport University...
Hampton University... Patrick Henry field... Churchland...
Regent University... Norfolk State University...
Virginia Wesleyan College... Norfolk... Chesapeake...
Portsmouth and Suffolk.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... urban areas... highways... streets and
underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3676 7615 3678 7652 3695 7647 3708 7660
      3719 7648 3718 7635 3708 7623 3700 7625
      3697 7621 3695 7610 3696 7605


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Special Statement
Issued: 4:02 PM EDT Jul. 30, 2016 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect northern Chowan...
northwestern Pasquotank... gates... northwestern Camden... Hertford...
northwestern Perquimans... and central Isle of Wight counties... the
western city of Chesapeake... the city of Portsmouth... the southern
city of Norfolk and the city of Suffolk...

At 401 PM EDT... radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Deep Creek to near Cofield. Movement
was east at 35 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 30 mph, frequent lightning and torrential
downpours are possible with these storms.

Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible with these storms.
These storms will be near...
Deep Creek and Cradock around 405 PM EDT.
Ryland... Belvidere... Hobbsville and Tyner around 410 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by these storms include Nicanor... South
Norfolk... Wyanoke... Chuckatuck... Poor Town... Carter... Drum
Hill... Boaz... Riddicksville and Wills Corner.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

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 3628 7719 3641 7714 3655 7700 3655 7692
      3656 7693 3658 7691 3664 7690 3694 7658
      3688 7619 3686 7619 3683 7620 3683 7623
      3681 7622 3624 7650
time... Mot... loc 2001z 273deg 110kt 3671 7638 3631 7690


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402 PM EDT Sat Jul 30 2016

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect northern Chowan...
northwestern Pasquotank... gates... northwestern Camden... Hertford...
northwestern Perquimans... and central Isle of Wight counties... the
western city of Chesapeake... the city of Portsmouth... the southern
city of Norfolk and the city of Suffolk...

At 401 PM EDT... radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Deep Creek to near Cofield. Movement
was east at 35 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 30 mph, frequent lightning and torrential
downpours are possible with these storms.

Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible with these storms.
These storms will be near...
Deep Creek and Cradock around 405 PM EDT.
Ryland... Belvidere... Hobbsville and Tyner around 410 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by these storms include Nicanor... South
Norfolk... Wyanoke... Chuckatuck... Poor Town... Carter... Drum
Hill... Boaz... Riddicksville and Wills Corner.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

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 3628 7719 3641 7714 3655 7700 3655 7692
      3656 7693 3658 7691 3664 7690 3694 7658
      3688 7619 3686 7619 3683 7620 3683 7623
      3681 7622 3624 7650
time... Mot... loc 2001z 273deg 110kt 3671 7638 3631 7690


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