Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
701 PM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

NCZ003-020-200000-
YADKIN-SURRY-
701 PM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT YADKIN AND SURRY COUNTIES...

AT 659 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER CRUTCHFIELD...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH. ANOTHER STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR MOUNT
AIRY...ALSO MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

FREQUENT CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THESE THUNDERSTORMS. WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MOUNT AIRY...
ELKIN...
FAIRVIEW...
FLAT ROCK...
AND YADKINVILLE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3605 8079 3622 8088 3633 8087 3636 8091
      3637 8093 3639 8095 3656 8064 3640 8045
      3624 8045 3622 8043 3621 8045 3614 8044
      3612 8046 3612 8049 3611 8051 3606 8051
      3605 8053
TIME...MOT...LOC 2259Z 313DEG 27KT 3628 8073
$$

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