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Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Hanover (VAC085) Virginia Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement - Hanover (Virginia)


Updated:Fri 27-May-22 10:10am EDT
Effective:Fri 27-May-22 06:20am EDT
Expires:Fri 27-May-22 11:00am EDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Observed
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Amelia; Caroline; Cumberland; Eastern Louisa; Fluvanna; Goochland; Powhatan; Western Hanover; Western Louisa
 
Instructions: If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. 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. These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio stations and available television stations for additional information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service. A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 200 PM EDT for central and north central Virginia.

Message summary: ...Strong thunderstorms will impact portions of Louisa, northeastern Cumberland, Goochland, southwestern Caroline, northwestern Hanover, northwestern Amelia, Powhatan and Fluvanna Counties through 1100 AM EDT...
At 1010 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near New Canton to Morven. Movement was northeast at 45 mph. HAZARD...Winds in excess of 40 mph. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Strong thunderstorms will be near...
Fork Union around 1015 AM EDT. Palmyra, Columbia, Macon and Trenholm around 1020 AM EDT. Powhatan and Troy around 1025 AM EDT. Ferncliff and Kents Store around 1030 AM EDT. Goochland around 1035 AM EDT. Louisa, Oilville and Gum Spring around 1040 AM EDT. Mineral around 1045 AM EDT. Montpelier around 1050 AM EDT. Other locations impacted by these storms include Chilesburg, Orchid, Maidens, Three Square, Central Plains, Bremo Bluff, Whiteville, Fine Creek Mills, Michaux and West View. MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN MAX WIND GUST...45 MPH
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Tornado Watch Tornado Watch - Hanover (Virginia)


Updated:Fri 27-May-22 06:18am EDT
Effective:Fri 27-May-22 06:20am EDT
Expires:Fri 27-May-22 02:00pm EDT
Severity:Severe
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Albemarle; Amelia; Amherst; Appomattox; Arlington; Augusta; Bedford; Brunswick; Buckingham; Campbell; Caroline; Charles City; Charlotte; Chesterfield; City of Alexandria; City of Charlottesville; City of Colonial Heights; City of Danville; City of Emporia; City of Fairfax; City of Falls Church; City of Fredericksburg; City of Harrisonburg; City of Hopewell; City of Lynchburg; City of Manassas; City of Manassas Park; City of Martinsville; City of Petersburg; City of Richmond; City of Staunton; City of Waynesboro; City of Winchester; Clarke; Culpeper; Cumberland; Dinwiddie; Essex; Fairfax; Fauquier; Fluvanna; Franklin; Frederick; Goochland; Greene; Greensville; Halifax; Hanover; Henrico; Henry; King George; King William; King and Queen; Loudoun; Louisa; Lunenburg; Madison; Mecklenburg; Nelson; New Kent; Nottoway; Orange; Page; Pittsylvania; Powhatan; Prince Edward; Prince George; Prince William; Rappahannock; Richmond; Rockingham; Shenandoah; Spotsylvania; Stafford; Sussex; Warren; Westmoreland
 
Message summary: TORNADO WATCH 276 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 PM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS VA . VIRGINIA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE ALBEMARLE AMELIA AMHERST APPOMATTOX ARLINGTON AUGUSTA BEDFORD BRUNSWICK BUCKINGHAM CAMPBELL CAROLINE CHARLES CITY CHARLOTTE CHESTERFIELD CLARKE CULPEPER CUMBERLAND DINWIDDIE ESSEX FAIRFAX FAUQUIER FLUVANNA FRANKLIN FREDERICK GOOCHLAND GREENE GREENSVILLE HALIFAX HANOVER HENRICO HENRY KING AND QUEEN KING GEORGE KING WILLIAM LOUDOUN LOUISA LUNENBURG MADISON MECKLENBURG NELSON NEW KENT NOTTOWAY ORANGE PAGE PITTSYLVANIA POWHATAN PRINCE EDWARD PRINCE GEORGE PRINCE WILLIAM RAPPAHANNOCK RICHMOND ROCKINGHAM SHENANDOAH SPOTSYLVANIA STAFFORD SUSSEX WARREN WESTMORELAND VIRGINIA INDEPENDENT CITIES INCLUDED ARE ALEXANDRIA CHARLOTTESVILLE COLONIAL HEIGHTS DANVILLE EMPORIA FAIRFAX FALLS CHURCH FREDERICKSBURG HARRISONBURG HOPEWELL LYNCHBURG MANASSAS MANASSAS PARK MARTINSVILLE PETERSBURG RICHMOND STAUNTON WAYNESBORO WINCHESTER
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