Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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WUUS51 KRNK 172353

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
753 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Southeastern Wilkes County in northwestern North Carolina...

* Until 830 PM EDT

* At 752 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Wilkesboro,
  moving east at 20 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...
  North Wilkesboro...
  Windy Gap...
  and Buck.


Prepare immediately for large hail and damaging winds. For your
safety, move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy
building. Stay away from windows.

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 3604 8119 3603 8122 3620 8124 3628 8087
      3606 8088 3606 8098 3604 8105 3603 8106
      3603 8110 3604 8111 3604 8114 3603 8116
TIME...MOT...LOC 2352Z 265DEG 19KT 3613 8114



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