Visit www.wtvr.com for more info, Tornado watch: Richmond; Charles City, Gloucester; King William
Hurricane Irene is slightly weaker. Irene is pounding eastern North Carolina with tropical storm conditions northward along the Delmarva coast.
Hurrince Irene is Category 1 storm with maximum sustained winds of 9o mph.
Here is the latest on Hurricane Irene: http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/refresh/MIATCPAT4+shtml/231150.shtml?’%20rel=’nofollow
The National Weather Service in Wakefield VA has issued a flooding warning for urban areas and streams. The flood warning includes the City of Chesapeake; the City of Franklin; the City of Norfolk; the City of Portsmouth and the City of Virginia Beach.
Tornado watch: Richmond; Charles City; Esses, Glouceter
Keep it here for severe weather updates.
National Weather Service in Wakefield, VA: www.erh.noaa.gov/er/akq/