Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
503 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

NCZ005-006-VAZ044-282200-
ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-PITTSYLVANIA-
503 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN
CASWELL...NORTHEASTERN ROCKINGHAM...SOUTHWESTERN PITTSYLVANIA
COUNTIE ALONG WITH THE CITY OF DANVILLE COUNTIES...

AT 500 PM EDT...A CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS DEVELOPING
JUST NORTH AND NORTHWEST OF DANVILLE FROM SANDY RIVER TO
MANSONVILLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS. FREQUENT CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAINFALL CAN
ALSO BE EXPECTED.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DANVILLE...
BETHEL...
BLAIRS...
MAYFIELD...
AND DANVILLE CITY.

THIS INCLUDES DANVILLE AIRPORT.

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 3661 7970 3668 7968 3669 7968 3681 7948
      3655 7924 3639 7951
TIME...MOT...LOC 2100Z 322DEG 9KT 3668 7956
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