Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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WFUS51 KRNK 152334
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VAC029-160000-
/O.NEW.KRNK.TO.W.0007.180415T2334Z-180416T0000Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
734 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Northwestern Buckingham County in central Virginia...

* Until 800 PM EDT

* At 733 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
  was located near Wingina, moving northeast at 50 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...
  Wingina...
  and Centenary.

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.

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 3747 7870 3755 7883 3757 7881 3759 7883
      3760 7881 3763 7882 3764 7880 3764 7872
      3767 7872 3768 7869 3770 7869 3768 7866
      3768 7864 3771 7865 3775 7862 3776 7855
      3776 7851 3780 7849 3776 7847 3773 7841
TIME...MOT...LOC 2333Z 207DEG 43KT 3758 7875

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.00IN

$$

PW



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