Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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Tornado Warning
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
534 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  West central Henry County in south central Virginia...
  Eastern Patrick County in southwestern Virginia...

* Until 615 PM EDT

* At 533 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located near Collinstown, moving northeast at 25 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

  IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
           Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur.  Tree
           damage is likely.

* Locations impacted include...
  Fairy Stone State Park...
  and Critz.


TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

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 3655 8031 3685 8016 3679 8004 3678 8003
      3678 8002 3676 7998 3654 8016
TIME...MOT...LOC 2133Z 205DEG 23KT 3654 8025



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