The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a tornado watch for Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm; Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel; Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm; Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point; James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge; Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm; Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm; Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA; Currituck Sound; Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA; Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA; York River; Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm; James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel starting on 2019/04/14 21:41. NSW thinks it is ‘possible’ the event will happen and the event is categorized as ‘extreme.’
The best action to take according to The National Weather Service is to continue to monitor the situation.
Read the full alert from NWS
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 73 IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT THIS MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS
THIS WATCH INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA CURRITUCK SOUND CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT YORK RIVER JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE- TUNNEL COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM