Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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VAC173-240145-
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
844 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Smyth County in southwestern Virginia...

* Until 945 PM EDT

* At 844 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Saltville,
  moving southeast at 30 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...
  Marion...
  Saltville...
  Chilhowie...
  Mount Rogers National Recreation Area...
  and Sugar Grove.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

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.

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LAT...LON 3695 8182 3698 8171 3693 8168 3699 8158
      3702 8147 3699 8148 3701 8144 3690 8133
      3677 8126 3674 8139 3672 8143 3670 8155
      3668 8153 3666 8154 3663 8162 3679 8170
      3693 8183
TIME...MOT...LOC 0044Z 294DEG 26KT 3689 8172

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

RAB



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