Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1011 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

VAZ033-034-044-310315-
BEDFORD-PITTSYLVANIA-FRANKLIN-
1011 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN
PITTSYLVANIA...EASTERN FRANKLIN AND SOUTHWESTERN BEDFORD COUNTIES...

AT 1009 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR MONETA...MOVING SOUTH
AT 20 MPH.

WINDS UP TO 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GRETNA...
PENHOOK...
HUDDLESTON...
MONETA...
AND NORTHWEST SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE.

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

IF YOU ARE ON OR NEAR SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND
MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE
OUT TO 15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR
THUNDER... YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO
SAFE SHELTER NOW. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

LAT...LON 3686 7954 3685 7964 3684 7965 3684 7972
      3719 7978 3730 7946 3714 7939 3706 7944
      3706 7940 3709 7940 3710 7938 3712 7938
      3687 7926
TIME...MOT...LOC 0209Z 339DEG 17KT 3716 7957
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