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Amelia, VA

VAC007-041-145-250251-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-180525T0336Z/
/MTXV2.1.ER.180522T0543Z.180523T0715Z.180524T2136Z.NO/
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

...The Flood Warning has been extended until this evening...The Flood
Warning continues for
The Appomattox River At Mattoax
* until this evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 09:30 AM Thursday the stage was 22.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this afternoon.
* At 21.0 feet...Agricultural and pasture land flooded.

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LAT...LON 3721 7776 3743 7802 3742 7814 3751 7812
3752 7791 3733 7767

$$

Chesterfield, VA

VAC007-041-145-250251-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-180525T0336Z/
/MTXV2.1.ER.180522T0543Z.180523T0715Z.180524T2136Z.NO/
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

...The Flood Warning has been extended until this evening...The Flood
Warning continues for
The Appomattox River At Mattoax
* until this evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 09:30 AM Thursday the stage was 22.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this afternoon.
* At 21.0 feet...Agricultural and pasture land flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3721 7776 3743 7802 3742 7814 3751 7812
3752 7791 3733 7767

$$

King and Queen, VA

VAC097-101-250900-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.FA.W.0024.000000T0000Z-180525T0900Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
King and Queen VA-King William VA-
421 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has extended the

* Flood Warning for Small Streams in...
Central King and Queen County in east central Virginia...
Central King William County in east central Virginia...

* Until 500 AM EDT Friday

* At 420 AM EDT, the river gauge in Beulahville had a water level of
14.8 feet which is 0.8 ft above flood stage. The crest has moved
through Beulahville and continues to move down the Mattaponi
River. The water level is expected to drop below flood stage by
late Thursday night. With the elevated water levels on the river,
continue to exercise caution near the river and do not drive
through any roads that are still covered by flood waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 3753 7675 3752 7679 3756 7681 3768 7702
3776 7713 3787 7719 3792 7716 3783 7709
3774 7700 3771 7691 3763 7681

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Mecklenburg, VA

VAC117-250330-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.FA.W.0025.000000T0000Z-180525T0330Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Mecklenburg VA-
502 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Southwestern Mecklenburg County in south central Virginia...

* Until 1130 PM EDT Thursday

* At 501 AM EDT reporting gauges at John Kerr Dam indicate that the
lake level has stopped rising and should gradually fall over the
next couple of days. However, several nearby roadways remain
closed due to standing water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Flooding is occurring. It is important to know where you are
relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become killers in
heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or creeks.

&&

LAT...LON 3669 7867 3669 7865 3667 7862 3664 7858
3664 7856 3667 7861 3670 7864 3670 7865
3672 7862 3664 7839 3663 7827 3655 7826
3654 7842 3667 7870

$$

Powhatan, VA

VAC007-041-145-250251-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-180525T0336Z/
/MTXV2.1.ER.180522T0543Z.180523T0715Z.180524T2136Z.NO/
1051 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

...The Flood Warning has been extended until this evening...The Flood
Warning continues for
The Appomattox River At Mattoax
* until this evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 09:30 AM Thursday the stage was 22.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this afternoon.
* At 21.0 feet...Agricultural and pasture land flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3721 7776 3743 7802 3742 7814 3751 7812
3752 7791 3733 7767

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