Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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WUUS51 KRNK 092347
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VAC083-100045-
/O.NEW.KRNK.SV.W.0151.140709T2347Z-140710T0045Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
747 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN HALIFAX COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 845 PM EDT

* AT 747 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR MILTON TO NEAR VIRGILINA...MOVING EAST-
  NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SOUTH BOSTON...
  HALIFAX...
  VIRGILINA...
  TURBEVILLE...
  AND INGRAM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING ARE OCCURRING
WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF
NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE
CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

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 3669 7868 3668 7870 3664 7871 3658 7871
      3656 7874 3654 7874 3655 7922 3683 7915
      3675 7868 3674 7869 3672 7868
TIME...MOT...LOC 2347Z 276DEG 15KT 3657 7924 3650 7884

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

RAB


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