Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
527 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  PAGE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  EAST CENTRAL ROCKINGHAM COUNTY IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN MADISON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL SHENANDOAH COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 615 PM EDT

* AT 526 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR STANLEY...OR
  17 MILES NORTHEAST OF HARRISONBURG...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...DAMAGING WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME TREES AND LARGE BRANCHES
           TO FALL. THIS COULD INJURE THOSE OUTDOORS...AS WELL AS
           DAMAGE HOMES AND VEHICLES. ROADWAYS MAY BECOME BLOCKED BY
           DOWNED TREES. LOCALIZED POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.
           UNSECURED LIGHT OBJECTS MAY BECOME PROJECTILES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LURAY...SHENANDOAH...STANLEY...NEW MARKET...KIMBALL...LEAKSVILLE...
  IDA...NETHERS...COMPTON...PINE GROVE...HAMBURG...SKYLAND...
  HONEYVILLE...NEWPORT...RILEYVILLE...FAIRVIEW...INGHAM...PANORAMA
  AND ALMA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GET INDOORS TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM WIND AND LIGHTNING. TREES AROUND
YOU MAY BE DOWNED FROM DAMAGING WINDS...SO IF YOU ARE NEAR LARGE
TREES...MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR. DON`T DRIVE
UNDERNEATH TREES OR IN WOODED AREAS UNTIL THE THREAT HAS PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 3881 7836 3881 7834 3879 7833 3878 7829
      3876 7828 3874 7830 3873 7832 3871 7833
      3869 7832 3863 7832 3863 7834 3857 7827
      3849 7865 3861 7874
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 242DEG 18KT 3858 7859

HAIL...1.25IN
WIND...60MPH

$$



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