Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
741 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017

NCZ019-180030-
Wilkes-
741 PM EDT THU AUG 17 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN WILKES COUNTY...

At 740 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm with heavy rain and frequent
lightning was located over Wilkesboro, moving east at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
North Wilkesboro...
Wilkesboro...
Ronda...
Boomer...
and Windy Gap.

Heavy rainfall may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your
vehicle through flooded roadways.

LAT...LON 3622 8130 3628 8087 3606 8088 3606 8098
      3604 8105 3603 8106 3603 8110 3604 8111
      3604 8114 3603 8117 3603 8118 3604 8120
      3602 8128
TIME...MOT...LOC 2340Z 265DEG 19KT 3614 8119

$$

MBS



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