Colonial Beach, VA (22443)

8:13 PM EDT on August 18, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Colonial Beach | | Change Station

Elev 13 ft 38.26 °N, 76.97 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
75.7 °F
Feels Like 75 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 2.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3100 ft
Overcast 3500 ft
Heat Index 75 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 1.11 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 7:57 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR K2W6 182357Z AUTO 29004G17KT 10SM BKN031 OVC035 25/22 A2986 RMK AO1
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3100 ft
Overcast 3500 ft
Heat Index 75 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 1.11 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 7:57 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR K2W6 182357Z AUTO 29004G17KT 10SM BKN031 OVC035 25/22 A2986 RMK AO1

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 7:53 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northwestern King And Queen County in east central Virginia...
Northumberland County in eastern Virginia...
Richmond County in east central Virginia...
Westmoreland County in east central Virginia...
Essex County in east central Virginia...
north central Lancaster County in eastern Virginia...

* until 845 PM EDT

* at 752 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Champlain,
moving east at 50 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to trees and powerlines.

* This severe thunderstorm will be near,
Champlain and Leedstown around 755 PM EDT.
Tappahannock around 800 PM EDT.
Montross and Newland around 805 PM EDT.
Warsaw around 810 PM EDT.
Hague and Haynesville around 815 PM EDT.
Callao, Kinsale and Coles Point around 820 PM EDT.
Lewisetta around 830 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include Beazley,
Currioman Landing, Lottsburg, Threeway, Avalon, Reedville, Lyells,
Westmoreland, Mount Landing and Dodlyt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Please send your reports of hail and or wind damage... including
trees or large limbs downed... by calling noaa's National Weather
Service in Wakefield at
... 7 5 7... 8 9 9... 2 4 1 5.

Lat... Lon 3821 7695 3817 7687 3815 7661 3811 7660
      3803 7651 3789 7624 3781 7628 3784 7628
      3786 7633 3785 7637 3788 7639 3787 7643
      3782 7631 3783 7712 3796 7710 3797 7707
      3801 7709 3822 7705 3824 7696
time... Mot... loc 2352z 261deg 44kt 3799 7703

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


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Special Statement
Issued: 7:08 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect northwestern King And
Queen... northwestern Richmond... Caroline... northwestern
Westmoreland... northwestern King William... north central Hanover and
northwestern Essex counties...

At 707 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Dahlgren to near Milford to 6 miles
northwest of Kings dominion. Movement was east at 20 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are
possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Colonial Beach, Bowling Green, Montross, Champlain, Milford, Port
Royal, Beulahville, Loretto, Leedstown, Fort A.P. Hill, Ladysmith,
Newtown, Chilesburg, Beazley, Currioman Landing, Nancy Wrights
Corner, Ruther Glen, Duane Fork, Sparta and Villboro.

Strong wind gusts are possible with these storms. These wind gusts
are capable of knocking down tree limbs... small or weakened trees...
and blowing around trash cans... potted plants... lawn furniture and
other light outdoor objects.

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.

Lat... Lon 3821 7695 3818 7688 3816 7670 3805 7691
      3808 7694 3807 7694 3804 7692 3784 7706
      3787 7762 3800 7764 3825 7737 3822 7728
      3825 7727 3825 7723 3823 7725 3819 7725
      3820 7722 3814 7707 3826 7705 3828 7698
time... Mot... loc 2307z 273deg 17kt 3827 7708 3807 7743 3789 7753


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