Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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/O.NEW.KRNK.SV.W.0029.160501T2347Z-160502T0030Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
747 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL SUMMERS COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN MONROE COUNTY IN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 747 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR JUMPING
  BRANCH...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HINTON...
  ALDERSON...
  UNION...
  SANDSTONE...
  AND PICKAWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. FOR YOUR
SAFETY...MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY
BUILDING. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF HAIL OF ANY
SIZE...AS WELL AS ANY REPORTS OF WIND DAMAGE...INCLUDING DOWNED TREES
OR LARGE LIMBS...TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE
AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE
SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND
ON TWITTER.

&&

LAT...LON 3771 8061 3770 8053 3751 8044 3763 8107
      3770 8098 3772 8097 3772 8095 3770 8091
      3767 8090 3768 8088 3773 8090 3774 8092
      3777 8089 3782 8094 3784 8087
TIME...MOT...LOC 2347Z 279DEG 37KT 3768 8103

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

$$

DS


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