EXAMPLE PRODUCT



BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
220 PM EDT TUE AUG 2 1998

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A FLASH
FLOOD WATCH FOR WEDNESDAY FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN AND CENTRAL
VIRGINIA. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLASH FLOODING OF
STREAMS...CREEKS...AND OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS IS POSSIBLE. 

THE WATCH INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

AMELIA...CAROLINE...CHARLES CITY...CHESTERFIELD INCLUDING
COLONIAL HEIGHTS...CUMBERLAND...DINWIDDIE...ESSEX...FLUVANNA...
GLOUCESTER...GOOCHLAND...GREENSVILLE INCLUDING EMPORIA...
HANOVER...HENRICO INCLUDING RICHMOND...ISLE OF WIGHT...JAMES
CITY INCLUDING WILLIAMSBURG...KING WILLIAM...KING AND QUEEN...
LANCASTER...LOUISA...BRUNSWICK...LUNENBURG...MATHEWS...
MECKLENBURG...MIDDLESEX...NEW KENT...NEWPORT NEWS/HAMPTON...
NORTHUMBERLAND...NOTTOWAY...POWHATAN...PRINCE GEORGE INCLUDING
PETERSBURG AND HOPEWELL...RICHMOND...SOUTHAMPTON INCLUDING 
FRANKLIN...SUFFOLK...SURRY...SUSSEX...WESTMORELAND...AND YORK
INCLUDING POQUOSON.

A SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM HAS PRODUCED 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN 
OVER THE WATCH AREA SO FAR. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN
IS POSSIBLE...WITH UP TO 3 INCHES OR MORE POSSIBLE IN 
THUNDERSTORMS. THESE AMOUNTS COULD CAUSE FLASH FLOODING IN THE
WATCH AREA.

PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD KEEP AN EYE TO THE WEATHER AND
BE PREPARED FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION SHOULD HEAVY RAINS AND FLOODING
OCCUR OR A WARNING BE ISSUED.

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Product Headers:
WGUS61 KAKQ
WBCFFAAKQ


Issuance Times:
As needed, with updates every 6 hours after inital issuance.

Additional Info:
Updates to the Flash Flood Watch are issued under the Flash Flood Statement product. Flash Flood Watches are headlined in the Public Zone Forecasts, and are issued when the threat of Flash Flooding exists within the next 24 hours.