Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
830 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

VAZ019-023-290130-
BOTETOURT-ALLEGHANY-
830 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT
CITY OF COVINGTON...NORTHWESTERN BOTETOURT AND SOUTHWESTERN ALLEGHANY
COUNTIES...

AT 830 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR ALLEGHANY...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND DIME SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COVINGTON...
EAGLE ROCK...
GLEN WILTON...
GALA...
AND CALLAGHAN.

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 3772 7969 3771 7968 3754 7980 3765 8002
      3766 8003 3766 8004 3776 8025 3777 8025
      3778 8023 3778 8022 3780 8023 3784 8018
      3785 8018 3787 8017
TIME...MOT...LOC 0030Z 294DEG 25KT 3779 8021
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PW


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