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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
724 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

VAZ033-034-044-045-070015-
BEDFORD VA-CAMPBELL VA-PITTSYLVANIA VA-FRANKLIN VA-
724 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  SOUTHWESTERN CAMPBELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHERN PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  EAST CENTRAL FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 724 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR MONETA TO
  NEAR PITTSVILLE TO NEAR HURT...MOVING TO THE SOUTH AT 10 MPH.

* PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE
  STORMS. VERY HEAVY RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND
  ON ROADWAYS AND QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS.
  EXPECT FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WITH THIS LINE OF STORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MONETA...
  HUDDLESTON...
  HURT...
  GRETNA...
  AND HODGES.

LAT...LON 3702 7970 3691 7949 3694 7918 3713 7918
      3715 7943 3723 7966
TIME...MOT...LOC 2321Z 3DEG 8KT 3713 7961 3705 7948 3706 7928

$$

MBS

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
719 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

VAZ014-017-022-033-070000-
MONTGOMERY VA-FLOYD VA-ROANOKE VA-FRANKLIN VA-
719 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  NORTHEASTERN FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...
  ROANOKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 717 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
  STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR ELLISTON TO
  NEAR BENT MOUNTAIN TO NEAR BOONES MILL TO NEAR BURNT CHIMNEY...
  MOVING TO THE SOUTH AT 20 MPH.

* WIND GUSTS AHEAD OF THE STROMS WILL BE AROUND 45 MPH. VERY HEAVY
  RAIN IS FALLING...AND WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON ROADWAYS AND
  QUICKLY FILL ROADSIDE DITCHES AND SMALL STREAMS. EXPECT FREQUENT
  CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WITH THIS LINE OF STORMS. PEA SIZE HAIL
  IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ROANOKE...
  SALEM CITY...
  ROCKY MOUNT...
  BENT MOUNTAIN...
  AND SHAWSVILLE.

THIS INCLUDES THE SALEM FAIRGROUNDS.

LAT...LON 3733 7987 3729 7985 3726 7986 3722 7984
      3723 7982 3721 7980 3723 7979 3723 7978
      3722 7978 3703 7980 3695 8002 3697 8015
      3708 8031 3732 8025 3738 7998
TIME...MOT...LOC 2316Z 16DEG 18KT 3718 8021 3712 8011 3711 7998 3714
7983

$$

MBS

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