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STORM UPDATES: Damage reported across parts of Virginia

Tornado Warning 05

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) - A powerful storm system is moving through Virginia right now. Scroll down for updates.

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We are getting pictures of storm damage in from all around Central Virginia. You can view more storm pics here: http://wtvr.com/2014/02/21/photos-feb-21-storm-and-damage/

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Nick Dutton February 21, 20141:22 pm
Scott Wise February 21, 20141:18 pm

Sandra Jones reports from Midlothian

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Alix Bryan February 21, 20141:13 pm

The worst has passed for our area, though there will be rain. However, as the heavier stuff continued east, winds got up to 74 mph at Williamsburg Airport. 

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East Coast solidarity:

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Right and center lanes closed on I-95 at MM 98 (Doswell) due to fallen limbs. 

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Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:57 pm

Snapshot of Dominon Power outages at 12:56 p.m. 

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Nick Dutton February 21, 201412:48 pm
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Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:41 pm

TSTORM
WND DMG
in Prince George, numerous trees down along Loving Union road.

Nick Dutton February 21, 201412:40 pm
Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:38 pm

Tornado Warning EXPIRES for Dinwiddie, Prince George, Surry, Sussex

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:38 pm

Don’t forget to report an outage. Don’t just think it’s already been done. 

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:37 pm

To report an outage, call 1-866-DOM-HELP. Also follow on Twitter and Facebook.

To report an outage with the Appalachian Power Company, click here: https://appalachianpower.com/outages/report/

To report an outage with the Central Virginia Electric Cooperative, call 1-800-367-2832.

To report an outage with the Rappahannock Electric Cooperative power is out to call 1-800-552-3904. Outages summary is here: http://www.myrec.coop/outagecenter/outage-summary.cfm

Click here for current Dominion Power outages.

Nick Dutton February 21, 201412:36 pm

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Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:35 pm

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:34 pm

Reports of trees down in Chesterfield County, along Pinetta Road.

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:31 pm

Chippenham Parkway/Rt. 150 (Chesterfield) – The right and center lanes are closed at Jahnke Road (Rt. 686) due to downed trees. Use caution in the area.

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:28 pm

TStorm wnd dmg, trees down at Chippenham and Jahnke Rd.

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:27 pm

“Rest in pieces”

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:25 pm

Tornado Warning expires for Richmond, Westmoreland counties

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:22 pm

Nick Dutton February 21, 201412:22 pm
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Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:20 pm
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Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:15 pm

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Charles City, Hopewell, Petersburg, Essex, Hanover, Henrico, James City, King William, King and Queen, Middlesex, New Kent, Northumberland, Prince George, Richmond County, Westmoreland

Nick Dutton February 21, 201412:14 pm
Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:13 pm

Dinwiddie reports tstm wnd dmg, trees down along with lots of dime size hail. Very high wind 60 mph and greater.

Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:11 pm
Nick Dutton February 21, 201412:08 pm
Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:07 pm

A look at road conditions in Chesterfield

Nick Dutton February 21, 201412:06 pm
Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:03 pm
AKQ issues Tornado Warning
for Essex, Richmond, Westmoreland [VA] till 12:30 PM EST * AT 1159 AM
EST…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A TORNADO. THIS
DANGEROUS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CHAMPLAIN…AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55
MPH.
Alix Bryan February 21, 201412:03 pm
From 4th floor of the Anthem building. Thunder has been sending vibration
to our floor. Thanks Latrice for sending in to us! 

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Alix Bryan February 21, 201411:57 am

Thanks for the video from our viewer Jenn S.  http://youtu.be/xDPd4wMg7Zk

Nick Dutton February 21, 201411:57 am
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Alix Bryan February 21, 201411:53 am
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VDOT reminds everyone to use use extreme caution in the area. Traffic is getting by on the
right shoulder on Rt. 288 at 175.

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Scott Wise February 21, 201411:47 am
Nick Dutton February 21, 201411:45 am
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If
you have pictures or videos of the storm, email pics@wtvr.com

Nick Dutton February 21, 201411:43 am
Alix Bryan February 21, 201411:42 am

TRAFFIC ALERT: All lanes are
closed west of Shannon Hill Rd./Rt. 605 due to downed trees. Drivers are
encouraged to use an alternate route. 

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Scott Wise February 21, 201410:46 am
Carrie Rose February 21, 20149:58 am

For our neighbors to the south of us in central NC, they have a  until 4PM. Watches will likely extend into VA soon.

Carrie Rose February 21, 20149:10 am

A severe t-storm watch will likely be issued soon for much of central VA as storms move in & intensify. Be weather aware!

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