Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
823 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

NCZ019-290115-
WILKES-
823 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN WILKES COUNTY...

AT 822 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER BUCK...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTH WILKESBORO...
WILKESBORO...
BOOMER...
MILLERS CREEK...
AND HAYS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

IF YOU ARE ON OR NEAR W. KERR SCOTT RESERVOIR...GET OUT OF THE WATER
AND MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN
STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR
THUNDER... YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO
SAFE SHELTER NOW. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

LAT...LON 3602 8135 3604 8140 3607 8141 3607 8144
      3609 8146 3609 8147 3610 8148 3610 8152
      3618 8148 3628 8097 3606 8096 3603 8107
      3604 8111 3604 8114 3603 8116 3604 8119
      3603 8124 3600 8132
TIME...MOT...LOC 0022Z 337DEG 10KT 3616 8124
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