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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
521 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

VAC069-WVC003-037-302200-
/O.CON.KLWX.SV.W.0051.000000T0000Z-170430T2200Z/
Frederick VA-Jefferson WV-Berkeley WV-
521 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT
FOR EAST CENTRAL FREDERICK COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...CENTRAL
JEFFERSON AND SOUTHERN BERKELEY COUNTIES IN THE PANHANDLE OF WEST
VIRGINIA...

At 521 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Inwood, or 9
miles southwest of Martinsburg, moving east at 25 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter 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...
Martinsburg, Charles Town, Ranson, Inwood, Kearneysville, Corporation
Of Ranson, Shenandoah Junction, Middleway, Winebrenners Cross,
Glengary, Shanghai, Gerrardstown, Vanville, Ridgeway, Bunker Hill,
Arden and Martinsburg Airport.

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.

This thunderstorm is capable of producing all types of severe weather
including extremely large hail, destructive straight line winds and
tornadoes. Move quickly to a safe shelter, such as an interior room,
a bathroom or closet or basement.

&&

LAT...LON 3928 7783 3929 7799 3930 7818 3944 7818
      3950 7787
TIME...MOT...LOC 2121Z 261DEG 20KT 3935 7809

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

mjm



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