Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
725 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN ALBEMARLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  CITY OF CHARLOTTESVILLE IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 723 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS DETECTED NEAR FREE
  UNION...OR 7 MILES NORTH OF SCOTT STADIUM...AND WAS MOVING SOUTH AT
  15 MPH. THIS STORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
  OF 60 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SCOTT STADIUM...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. IF YOU ARE IN ITS PATH...MOVE INDOORS TO A
STURDY BUILDING AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO
SO...REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OR TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

THIS STORM IS PRODUCING FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. IF YOU
CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3817 7863 3820 7841 3802 7829 3780 7849
TIME...MOT...LOC 2326Z 339DEG 14KT 3811 7848

$$

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