Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
548 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

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

* Until 645 PM EDT

* At 548 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Chilhowie,
  moving northeast at 15 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...
  Hungry Mother State Park...
  and Adwolf.


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 3696 8161 3702 8148 3700 8147 3699 8148
      3699 8146 3697 8144 3670 8165 3679 8170
      3683 8174
TIME...MOT...LOC 2148Z 216DEG 14KT 3680 8169



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