Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
657 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN APPOMATTOX COUNTY IN VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN CHARLOTTE COUNTY IN VIRGINIA...
  EAST CENTRAL PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY IN VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN CAMPBELL COUNTY IN VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN HALIFAX COUNTY IN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 656 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER LEDA...
  MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 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...
  BROOKNEAL...
  MT AIRY...
  RED HOUSE...
  NATHALIE...
  AND CODY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

THIS STORM IS PRODUCING LARGE HAIL. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY
STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF HAIL OF ANY
SIZE...AS WELL AS ANY REPORTS OF 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 3677 7902 3693 7923 3732 7896 3721 7877
TIME...MOT...LOC 2256Z 223DEG 39KT 3693 7908

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

$$

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