Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
325 PM EDT WED MAY 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Northern Currituck County in northeastern North Carolina...
  The southeastern City of Chesapeake in southeastern Virginia...
  The southeastern City of Virginia Beach in southeastern Virginia...

* Until 415 PM EDT

* At 324 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Currituck,
  moving southeast at 20 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Minor damage to vehicles is possible. Expect wind damage
           to trees and powerlines.

* This severe thunderstorm will be near,
  Knotts Island around 345 PM EDT.
  Corolla around 410 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include Barco,
Waterlily, Sligo, Snowden and Maple.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Please report severe weather by calling 757-899-2415, posting to the
NWS Wakefield Facebook page, or using Twitter @NWSWAKEFIELDVA.

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LAT...LON 3654 7591 3649 7590 3659 7604 3657 7605
      3650 7608 3636 7594 3643 7592 3633 7590
      3653 7629 3663 7614 3654 7589 3655 7589
      3655 7590 3657 7589 3661 7590 3661 7588
      3631 7580
TIME...MOT...LOC 1924Z 297DEG 17KT 3651 7604

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

$$

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