Storm update – Sep 6

As of 7:45 AM, Friday, Sep 6, our neighborhood is experiencing wind and rain associated with Hurricane/Tropical Storm Dorian — wind and rain are expected to continue until Friday night.  Northumberland County schools are closed.

Our current conditions:

  • Wind from northeast (blowing off the Bay) at 12-14 MPH with gusts to 21-25 MPH.
  • Rain showers with accumulation since midnight of 0.05 inches
  • We are under tropical storm warning until 1:15 PM, Friday
  • The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for low-lying areas of our county until early Sunday morning, Sep 8

While it does not appear we will experience severe wind or rain, we likely will experience downed tree limbs, possible power outages, and some minor flooding in low-lying areas.

Here is a link to our neighborhood weather station.

Here is a link to Virginia weather radar.