Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
114 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

NCZ004-005-020615-
ROCKINGHAM-STOKES-
114 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN STOKES AND
SOUTHWESTERN ROCKINGHAM COUNTIES UNTIL 215 AM EDT...

AT 113 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER WALNUT COVE...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM...ALONG WITH FREQUENT CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY
RAINFALL.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
REIDSVILLE...
MADISON...
WALNUT COVE...
DANBURY...
AND KING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3626 8036 3647 8022 3624 7954
TIME...MOT...LOC 0513Z 293DEG 27KT 3632 8017
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