Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
555 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

NCZ001-018-012230-
WATAUGA-ASHE-
555 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT
CENTRAL WATAUGA AND SOUTHWESTERN ASHE COUNTIES...

AT 555 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER ROMINGER...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BOONE...
BEECH MOUNTAIN...
TODD...
SUGAR GROVE...
AND BEECH MOUNTAIN IN AVERY COUNTY.

THIS INCLUDES APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

LAT...LON 3634 8172 3633 8171 3635 8171 3640 8164
      3627 8150 3616 8182 3619 8186 3619 8188
      3621 8190 3622 8189
TIME...MOT...LOC 2155Z 239DEG 33KT 3620 8184
$$

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