Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
438 PM EDT THU JUL 27 2017

VAZ044-058-272130-
Halifax-Pittsylvania-
438 PM EDT THU JUL 27 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT
CENTRAL PITTSYLVANIA AND WESTERN HALIFAX COUNTIES AND THE
NORTHEASTERN CITY OF DANVILLE THROUGH 530 PM EDT...

At 437 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Mt Airy to near Sandy River.
Movement was east at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Danville...
South Boston...
Halifax...
Chatham...
and Gretna.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3654 7919 3671 7968 3678 7966 3703 7923
      3693 7875 3688 7870
TIME...MOT...LOC 2037Z 271DEG 27KT 3699 7923 3672 7969

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