Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA
WFUS51 KAKQ 252108
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
408 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017
The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Central Westmoreland County in east central Virginia...
* Until 430 PM EST
* At 408 PM EST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Coles Point, or near Montross, moving northeast at
HAZARD...Tornado and ping pong ball size hail.
SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.
IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.
* This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
central Westmoreland County, including the following locations:
Mount Holly, Erica and Templeman.
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.
Please send your reports of hail and or wind damage...including
trees or large limbs downed...by calling NOAA`S National Weather
Service in Wakefield at
...7 5 7...8 9 9...2 4 1 5.
LAT...LON 3815 7665 3815 7661 3814 7661 3811 7660
3810 7662 3807 7678 3813 7683 3816 7674
TIME...MOT...LOC 2108Z 244DEG 51KT 3812 7670