Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
912 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  AMHERST COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  THE CITY OF BUENA VISTA IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  EAST CENTRAL BOTETOURT COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  THE NORTHWESTERN CITY OF LYNCHBURG IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT

* AT 911 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SEDALIA...
  MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LYNCHBURG...
  BUENA VISTA...
  BEDFORD...
  AMHERST...
  AND GLASGOW.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOCATION THE NATIONAL D DAY MEMORIAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...AS WELL AS
DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. FOR YOUR SAFETY...MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. STAY AWAY
FROM WINDOWS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF HAIL OF ANY
SIZE...AS WELL AS REPORTS OF ANY WIND DAMAGE...INCLUDING DOWNED TREES
OR LARGE LIMBS...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE
AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE
SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND
ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3789 7915 3786 7914 3781 7917 3781 7914
      3778 7911 3779 7909 3778 7907 3772 7907
      3770 7903 3770 7899 3756 7891 3726 7954
      3753 7964 3792 7919
TIME...MOT...LOC 0111Z 247DEG 12KT 3744 7949

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

RAB


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