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King and Queen County Department of Emergency Services
Sunday October 28th, 2012 :: 01:37 p.m. EDT

Alert

A FLOOD WARNING in effect for KING AND QUEEN COUNTY thru 715 PM TONIGHT.

The National Weather Service issued a FLOOD WARNING for KING AND QUEEN COUNTY until 715PM TONIGHT

AT 113 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING OVER THE WARNING AREA. THE RAINFALL HAS BEEN HEAVY ENOUGH TO PRODUCE FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. MOST FLOODING DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. TURN AROUND DONT DROWN!

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY

A weather warning indicates a confirmed, current and present danger to this area.

Take necessary safety precautions.

Instructions:

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. MOST FLOODING DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. TURN AROUND DONT DROWN!

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY

Address/Location
King and Queen County Department of Emergency Services
242 Allens Circle
King and Queen CH, VA 23085

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 804-785-5975

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Warning

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