Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1149 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN APPOMATTOX COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN CAMPBELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1245 AM EDT

* AT 1148 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CONCORD...
  MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 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...
  APPOMATTOX...
  CONCORD...
  BENT CREEK...
  OAKVILLE...
  AND STONEWALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

THIS STORM PRODUCED QUARTER-SIZED HAIL NEAR RUSTBURG AND ALSO NEAR
CONCORD DURING THE LAST 10 MINUTES. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY
STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS!

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF HAIL OF ANY
SIZE...AS WELL AS REPORTS OF ANY 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 3729 7894 3739 7908 3739 7906 3740 7907
      3743 7903 3743 7902 3745 7901 3749 7894
      3750 7895 3750 7892 3752 7889 3753 7889
      3754 7886 3754 7883 3755 7882 3746 7871
TIME...MOT...LOC 0348Z 210DEG 22KT 3734 7904

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

$$

RAB



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