PHOTO & VIDEO: Flooding across Chesterfield County, Central Virginia on Saturday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Severe weather dumped rain across Central Virginia Saturday morning, closing roads and flooding otherwise dry creek beds and back yards.

The photos and videos below show flash flooding around the region and we’d like to include your photos and video as well. Please email them to us with information about the weather scene in your neighborhood.

Police blocking off the areas surrounding Falling Creek Reservoir. (Photo Sierra Fox)
Fallen tree causes power outage in Biltmore subdivision in Henrico County. (Photo contributed by Sandie Jenkins)
Falling Creek Reservoir in North Chesterfield (Photo Contributed by Penny Weaver)
Falling Creek Reservoir in North Chesterfield (Photo Contributed by Penny Weaver)
Falling Creek Reservoir in North Chesterfield (Photo Contributed by Penny Weaver)
Falling Creek Reservoir in North Chesterfield (Photo Contributed by Penny Weaver)
Falling Creek Reservoir in North Chesterfield (Photo Contributed by Penny Weaver)
Photos from Burroughs Road in North Chesterfield (Photo Dixon Johnston)
Photos from Burroughs Road in North Chesterfield (Photo Dixon Johnston)
Powhite Parkway at the Forest Hill exit at 2 p.m. today. (Photo Contributed by Tom McLean)
Looking southbound on Powhite Parkway, a car is disabled and in the water. (Photo Contributed by Greg Baron)
Photos from the Woodlake end of Swift Creek Reservoir
Photos from the Woodlake end of Swift Creek Reservoir. (Photo contributed by Timothy Perry)
Photos from the Woodlake end of Swift Creek Reservoir
Photos from the Woodlake end of Swift Creek Reservoir. (Photo contributed by Timothy Perry)
Flooding on Route 10 westbound near Rivers Bend Boulevard
Flooding on Route 10 westbound near Rivers Bend Boulevard
Hull Street Road was closed earlier today at N. Bailey Bridge Road
Hull Street Road was closed earlier today at N. Bailey Bridge Road. (Photo Laura Perrot)

Flooding on Powhite Parkway in Richmond, Virginia. Driver is traveling south just past the Powhite Bridge that crosses the James River. (Video Tyler Thrasher)

Backyard flooding in Chesterfield County, Virginia, near Courthouse and Providence Road
Backyard flooding in Chesterfield County, Virginia, near Courthouse and Providence Road. (Photo: Jennifer Dickerson Chapman)

Auto accident on Iron Bridge Road in Chesterfield County (Video Sierra Fox)

Flooding on N. Pinetta Drive in Midlothian
Flooding on N. Pinetta Drive in Midlothian, Virginia, on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. Photo from Meghan McGehee
Flooding on N. Pinetta Drive in Midlothian
Flooding on N. Pinetta Drive in Midlothian on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. Photo from Meghan McGehee
Flooding on Henrico Street in Petersburg, Virginia
Flooding on Henrico Street in Petersburg on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Photo submitted by Rae Washington)

Flooding in Woodlake in Chesterfield County. (Contributed video)

The dock at Water Pointe Apartments in Woodlake
The dock at Water Pointe Apartments, in Woodlake, is underwater on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. Photo contributed by Kristen Bickley
A dock and gazebo in The Highlands neighborhood in Chesterfield County
A dock and gazebo in The Highlands neighborhood in Chesterfield County is underwater on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Contributed photo)
Hopewell Police reported that Davis Road is closed
Hopewell Police reported that Davis Road is closed due to flooding. Drivers should seek an alternate route. (Photo Hopewell Police Department)
Jackson Farm Road in Hopewell, Virginia
Jackson Farm Road in Hopewell, Virginia, on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Photo Hopewell Police Department)

Flooding on Otterdale Road north of Hull Street, in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Video John Childrey)

Flooding on Old Bermuda Hundred Road at Ramblewood Road
Flooding on Old Bermuda Hundred Road at Ramblewood Road on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. Chesterfield Police report the road is under five feet of water. (Photo Chesterfield County Police)
Backyard flooding in Midlothian, Virginia
Backyard flooding in Midlothian, Virginia, on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Contributed photo)
Flooding on Spring Run Road in Chesterfield County
Flooding on Spring Run Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2020 (Photo Chesterfield County Police)

Flooding in River’s Trace, near River Road, in Chesterfield County. (Video from @koffee_kona on Twitter)

Chesterfield County Fire and Police responded to submerged vehicle on Otterdale Road
Chesterfield County Fire and Police responded to submerged vehicle on Otterdale Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020 (Photo contributed by Joyce Mills Parrish)
Chesterfield County Fire and Police responded to submerged vehicle on Otterdale Road
Chesterfield County Fire and Police responded to submerged vehicle on Otterdale Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020 (Photo contributed by Joyce Mills Parrish)
Flooding on Genito Road in Chesterfield County
Flooding on Genito Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Photo Chesterfield County Police)
Flooding on Clover Lake Road in Chesterfield County
Flooding on Clover Lake Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Photo Chesterfield County Police)
Brandermill Parkway was closed between Hull Street and Genito roads
Brandermill Parkway was closed between Hull Street and Genito roads on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Photo Shane Moreland)

A normally dry creek bed was overtaken by flash flooding in Brandermill on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Video Shane Moreland)

Flooding on Old Bon Air Road/Rockaway Road in Chesterfield County
Flooding on Old Bon Air Road/Rockaway Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Photo Chesterfield County Police)
Flooding on Old Hundred Road in Chesterfield County
Flooding on Old Hundred Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020. (Photo Chesterfield County Police)
Flooding on Otterdale Road in Chesterfield County on Aug. 15, 2020. (Photo: Chesterfield County Police Department)
A downed tree blocks the roadway Saturday morning in Brandermill
A downed tree blocks the roadway Saturday morning in Brandermill. (Photo Shane Moreland)
According to a member of the 8News team, the Otterdale Road was closed when they tried to pass around 9:40 a.m. (Photo: Parker Shumaker)
Flooding on Winterpock Road in Chesterfield County
Flooding on Winterpock Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2020 (Photo Chesterfield County Police)
Flooding on Otterdale Road in Chesterfield County
Flooding on Otterdale Road in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2020. Chesterfield County first responders rescued a driver stuck in flood waters. (Photo Chesterfield County Police)
Flooding on Pinetta Drive
Flooding on Pinetta Drive in Chesterfield County on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2020 (Photo Chesterfield County Police)

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