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Event Details

Event Tropical Storm
State VIRGINIA
County/Area NORTHUMBERLAND
WFO AKQ
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-09-06 04:00:00.0 EST-5
End Date 2008-09-06 16:00:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Tropical Storm Hanna affected much of central and eastern Virginia during Saturday, September 6th. Storm total rainfall ranged from around one inch to just below five inches. The highest sustained wind of 48 knots (55 mph) with a peak gust of 59 knots (68 mph) was recorded at the 3rd Island Bay Bridge Tunnel. Minimum pressure of 991 MB was recorded at the 3rd Island Bay Bridge Tunnel. Coastal storm tides of 2 feet or less above astronomical tide levels were common, with only minor beach erosion reported. Near the coast, as well as inland, tropical storm winds knocked down numerous trees and power lines, as well as caused minor structural damage. No fatalities or injuries were attributed to the winds.
Event Narrative Tropical Storm Hanna produced heavy rain and gusty winds across much of the county. Few trees were downed.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
CHESAPEAKE (ZONE) CHESAPEAKE (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
YORK (ZONE) YORK (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MIDDLESEX (ZONE) MIDDLESEX (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
SUFFOLK (ZONE) SUFFOLK (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ACCOMACK (ZONE) ACCOMACK (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ISLE OF WIGHT (ZONE) ISLE OF WIGHT (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
NORTHAMPTON (ZONE) NORTHAMPTON (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
LANCASTER (ZONE) LANCASTER (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
NEWPORT NEWS (ZONE) NEWPORT NEWS (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
VIRGINIA BEACH (ZONE) VIRGINIA BEACH (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MATHEWS (ZONE) MATHEWS (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
GLOUCESTER (ZONE) GLOUCESTER (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
NORTHUMBERLAND (ZONE) NORTHUMBERLAND (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
NORFOLK (ZONE) NORFOLK (ZONE) VA 09/06/2008 04:00 EST-5 Tropical Storm 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 100.00K 0.00K