Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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595 WFUS51 KAKQ 252108 TORAKQ VAC193-252130- /O.NEW.KAKQ.TO.W.0002.170225T2108Z-170225T2130Z/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Tornado Warning National Weather Service Wakefield VA 408 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a * Tornado Warning for... Central Westmoreland County in east central Virginia... * Until 430 PM EST * At 408 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Coles Point, or near Montross, moving northeast at 60 mph. HAZARD...Tornado and ping pong ball size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. * This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of central Westmoreland County, including the following locations: Mount Holly, Erica and Templeman. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from flying debris. Please send your reports of hail and or wind damage...including trees or large limbs calling NOAA`S National Weather Service in Wakefield at ...7 5 7...8 9 9...2 4 1 5. && LAT...LON 3815 7665 3815 7661 3814 7661 3811 7660 3810 7662 3807 7678 3813 7683 3816 7674 TIME...MOT...LOC 2108Z 244DEG 51KT 3812 7670 TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED HAIL...1.50IN $$ DEROSA is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.