Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 WFUS51 KAKQ 160304 TORAKQ VAC025-111-135-160330- /O.NEW.KAKQ.TO.W.0008.180416T0304Z-180416T0330Z/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Tornado Warning National Weather Service Wakefield VA 1104 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018 The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a * Tornado Warning for... Southeastern Lunenburg County in south central Virginia... South central Nottoway County in south central Virginia... Northwestern Brunswick County in south central Virginia... * Until 1130 PM EDT * At 1104 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Kenbridge, moving northeast at 55 mph. HAZARD...Tornado. 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. * This dangerous storm will be near... Dundas around 1110 PM EDT. Blackstone and Fort Pickett around 1120 PM EDT. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include Bacons Fork, Gary, Irby, Gills Corner, Barrows Store, Murdocks, Forkland, Lafoon Corner, Ordsburg and Danieltown. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. Please report severe weather by calling 757-899-2415, posting to the NWS Facebook page, or using Twitter @NWSWAKEFIELDVA. && LAT...LON 3716 7802 3702 7789 3699 7789 3699 7786 3694 7782 3679 7813 3680 7817 3680 7820 3688 7826 TIME...MOT...LOC 0304Z 230DEG 47KT 3689 7814 TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED HAIL...<.75IN $$ 44

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