Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
519 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Southwestern Alleghany County in northwestern North Carolina...
  Northwestern Wilkes County in northwestern North Carolina...
  Southeastern Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...

* Until 600 PM EDT

* At 519 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Summit,
  moving northeast at 25 mph.

  HAZARD...Ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
           damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect
           wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Laurel Springs...
  Glendale Springs...
  Wilbar...
  Mc Grady...
  and Cascade Falls.

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.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3622 8147 3624 8148 3625 8149 3649 8130
      3638 8108 3617 8140
TIME...MOT...LOC 2119Z 221DEG 20KT 3625 8141

HAIL...1.50IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

DS


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