Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
627 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

VAZ012-013-016-017-042315-
WYTHE-FLOYD-CARROLL-PULASKI-
627 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN PULASKI...WEST CENTRAL
FLOYD...NORTHEASTERN WYTHE...AND NORTHEASTERN CARROLL COUNTIES
THROUGH 715 PM EDT...

AT 626 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED NEAR
WYTHEVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM. VERY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FREQUENT CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING
CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED WITH THIS ACTIVITY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PULASKI...
WYTHEVILLE...
ALLISONIA...
PATTERSON...
AND MAX MEADOWS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3704 8113 3702 8111 3705 8103 3708 8056
      3704 8055 3705 8057 3699 8054 3680 8052
      3691 8115
TIME...MOT...LOC 2226Z 275DEG 24KT 3698 8106
$$

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