NORFOLK,VIRGINIA

Located approx 20 miles north of the virginia northcarolina border. Norfolk is approx 18 miles inland from the atlantic ocean. Norfolk has the 9th busiest shipping port in the U.S. This is one of the largest metro areas in virginia.location 36.5N x 76.2W....Elevation: 10 feet. On the Atlantic ocean is Virginia beach with 28 miles of beaches as wide as a football field. This location has a huge boardwalk 3 miles long & 28 ft wide made of concrete.

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LAST AFFECTED June 7th,2013 extratropical Storm Andrea passes over while moving N.E with 45mph winds from the gulf of mexico.


Popular sights and landmarks>>>douglas mcarther memorial,Norfolk naval base,nauticus maritime center,naval museum home to 100 ships,Jamestown based on(pocahantas),Edgar cayce (psychic died in 1945) home located in virginia bch,cavalier hotel(has entertained 9 presidents since 1927),Virginia aquarium & science center in va bch has 2 of the largest tanks on the east coast. Cape henry lighthouse,,

HOSPITALS>>>11 hospitals in the area,Hospitals/medical centers in Norfolk: BON SECOURS - DEPAUL MEDICAL CENTER (150 KINGSLEY LANE) CHILDREN'S HOSP KING'S DAUGHTERS (601 CHILDREN'S LANE) HOSPITAL FOR EXTENDED RECOVERY (600 GRESHAM DRIVE SUITE 700) LAKE TAYLOR HOSP (1309 KEMPSVILLE RD) NORFOLK PSYCHIATRIC CENTER (860 KEMPSVILLE RD) SENTARA LEIGH HOSPITAL (830 KEMPSVILLE RD) SENTARA NORFOLK GENL HOSP (600 GRESHAM DR)

Communications>>>7 local T.V & 42 radio stations,virginian pilot newspaper,Strongest AM radio stations in Norfolk: WHKT (1650 AM; 10 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.) WFOG (1050 AM; 5 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC) WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.) WCPK (1600 AM; 4 kW; CHESAPEAKE, VA; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM RADIO CORPORATION) WJOI (1230 AM; 1 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: TIDEWATER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC) WGPL (1350 AM; 5 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA URBAN RADIO, INC.) WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS) WPMH (1010 AM; 10 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.) WGH (1310 AM; 20 kW; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC) WNIS (790 AM; 5 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH RADIO, L.L.C.) WVAB (1550 AM; 5 kW; VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) WPCE (1400 AM; 1 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION) WKGM (940 AM; 10 kW; SMITHFIELD, VA; Owner: WKGM, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Norfolk: WNOR (98.7 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: TIDEWATER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC) WWDE-FM (101.3 FM; HAMPTON, VA; Owner: ENTERCOM NORFOLK LICENSE, LLC) WYFI (99.7 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.) W291AE (106.1 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, INC) WCMS-FM (100.5 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC) WPTE (94.9 FM; VIRGINIA BEACH, VA; Owner: ENTERCOM NORFOLK LICENSE, LLC) WNVZ (104.5 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: ENTERCOM NORFOLK LICENSE, LLC) WWSO-FM (92.9 FM; SUFFOLK, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC) WHRO-FM (90.3 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: HAMPTON ROADS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION,INC) WHRV (89.5 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: HAMPTON ROADS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION,INC) WVKL (95.7 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: ENTERCOM NORFOLK LICENSE, LLC) WKOC (93.7 FM; CHESAPEAKE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH RADIO, L.L.C.) WAFX (106.9 FM; SUFFOLK, VA; Owner: TIDEWATER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC) WNSB (91.1 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: NORFOLK STATE UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS) WOWI (102.9 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.) WGH-FM (97.3 FM; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC) WSVY-FM (105.3 FM; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.) WJCD (107.7 FM; WINDSOR, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.) WHOV (88.1 FM; HAMPTON, VA; Owner: HAMPTON UNIVERSITY) WBHH (92.1 FM; MOYOCK, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Norfolk: WNLO-CA (Channel 45; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC) WKTD-CA (Channel 17; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC) W56CS (Channel 56; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.) W25CS (Channel 25; CHESAPEAKE, VA; Owner: KM BROADCASTING, INC.) W05BQ (Channel 5; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: THE UNION MISSION) WTKR (Channel 3; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES) WGBS-LP (Channel 7; HAMPTON, ETC., VA; Owner: JOAN AND KENNETH WRIGHT) WJGN-CA (Channel 5; CHESAPEAKE, VA; Owner: THE UNION MISSION) WJHJ-LP (Channel 39; NEWPORT NEWS, ETC., VA; Owner: JBS, INC.) WITD-CA (Channel 23; CHESAPEAKE, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC) WVEC-TV (Channel 13; HAMPTON, VA; Owner: WVEC TELEVISION, INC.) WTVZ-TV (Channel 33; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WTVZ LICENSEE, LLC) WHRO-TV (Channel 15; HAMPTON-NORFOLK, VA; Owner: HAMPTON ROADS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOC, INC.) WGNT (Channel 27; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.) WPXV (Channel 49; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC) WAVY-TV (Channel 10; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC) WVBT (Channel 43; VIRGINIA BEACH, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC) W30BV (Channel 30; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: B.N. VISWANATH) W21AQ (Channel 21; HAMPTON, VA; Owner: THE UNION MISSION) WBTD-LP (Channel 66; SUFFOLK, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC) WTTD-LP (Channel 59; HAMPTON, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC) WVBN-LP (Channel 18; VIRGINIA BEACH, VA; Owner: JBS, INC.) WYSJ-CA (Channel 31; YORKTOWN, VA; Owner: JBS, INC.) W24OI (Channel 24; VIRGINIA BEACH, VA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK) WCTX-CA (Channel 35; VIRGINIA BEACH, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC)

Mobile Home Dwellings(if available)>>>Communities listed in these cities, Chesapeake 10,Hampton 7,newport news 10,Norfolk 8, Virginia bch 7

Hazards & notes of interest>>>A brush with a hurricane to the east causes flooding in bays. A cat 3 or specifically a cat 4 would submerge Norfolk & surrounding areas.In a cat 3 or greater route 60 along the coast in Virginia bch would be under water,in fact all routes headed west out of town would be under water in a major hurricane.Chincoteaque virginia up near the Maryland border would be under water in a cat 1.


POPULATION>>>area 1,292,300

BREAKDOWN BY LANGUAGE,NATIONALITY,RACE & CULTURE>>>most between the age of 35-54. white 68.3%, black 28.6%,hispanic 3.0

FAMOUS OR NOTEABLE PEOPLE WITH CURRENT OR PAST TIES TO THE AREA>>>Ella fitzgerald,wayne newton,tim reid

INDUSTRY

AGRICULTURE(possible losses)>>>Information Unavailable
EXPORT,INDUSTRIAL & Business(possible losses)>>>9th busiest shipping port in U.S,tourism east in Virginia bch,norfolk naval airstation

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