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
529 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL AUGUSTA COUNTY IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN ALBEMARLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 528 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER CRIMORA...OR
  7 MILES NORTHEAST OF WAYNESBORO...MOVING EAST AT 15 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...
  CROZET...CRIMORA AND NEW HOPE.

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 3813 7889 3821 7889 3820 7866 3807 7869
TIME...MOT...LOC 2128Z 276DEG 11KT 3816 7883

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

$$

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