Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
623 PM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN CULPEPER COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHERN MADISON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 622 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CULPEPER...
  MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 30 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...DAMAGING WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME TREES AND LARGE BRANCHES
           TO FALL. THIS COULD INJURE THOSE OUTDOORS...AS WELL AS
           DAMAGE HOMES AND VEHICLES. ROADWAYS MAY BECOME BLOCKED BY
           DOWNED TREES. LOCALIZED POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.
           UNSECURED LIGHT OBJECTS MAY BECOME PROJECTILES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MADISON...BRIGHTWOOD...MITCHELLS...LOCUST DALE...WOLFTOWN...WINSTON...
  SHELBY...PRATTS...OAKPARK...FORDSVILLE...TWYMANS MILL...ARODA AND
  ROCHELLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GET INDOORS TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM WIND AND LIGHTNING. TREES AROUND
YOU MAY BE DOWNED FROM DAMAGING WINDS...SO IF YOU ARE NEAR LARGE
TREES...MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR. DON`T DRIVE
UNDERNEATH TREES OR IN WOODED AREAS UNTIL THE THREAT HAS PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 3846 7805 3838 7798 3825 7824 3836 7837
TIME...MOT...LOC 2222Z 047DEG 26KT 3839 7807

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

DH


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