Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
144 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL PUTNAM COUNTY IN WESTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN CENTRAL WEST VIRGINIA...
  CENTRAL KANAWHA COUNTY IN CENTRAL WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 230 PM EDT

* AT 144 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER
  TORNADO...OR 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF NITRO...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CHARLESTON...NITRO...JEFFERSON...SOUTH CHARLESTON...ST. ALBANS...
  DUNBAR...CHESAPEAKE...MARMET...BELLE...CEDAR GROVE...EAST BANK...
  GLASGOW...TORNADO...COAL FORK...PINCH...ELKVIEW...ALUM CREEK...
  INSTITUTE AND SOD.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 79 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 8.
 INTERSTATE 77 IN WEST VIRGINIA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 96 AND 107.
 INTERSTATE 64 IN WEST VIRGINIA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 48 AND 57.
 WEST VIRGINIA TURNPIKE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 82 AND 95.
 ROUTE 119 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 65 AND 80.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY
CALLING TOLL FREE...800 401 9535...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

YOU MAY ALSO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE
CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE...OR
BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG...NWSRLX.

&&

LAT...LON 3839 8196 3846 8142 3817 8141 3821 8165
      3822 8165 3822 8169 3823 8170 3822 8173
      3826 8198
TIME...MOT...LOC 1744Z 270DEG 25KT 3831 8189

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

KISTNER



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