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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
225 PM EDT SUN JUN 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  South central Madison County in northwestern Virginia...
  Southwestern Orange County in central Virginia...
  South central Rockingham County in western Virginia...
  Northern Albemarle County in central Virginia...
  Greene County in central Virginia...
  East central Augusta County in western Virginia...

* Until 315 PM EDT.

* At 225 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Crimora, or 7
  miles north of Waynesboro, moving east at 40 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Damaging winds will cause some trees and large branches
           to fall. This could injure those outdoors, as well as
           damage homes and vehicles. Roadways may become blocked by
           downed trees. Localized power outages are possible.
           Unsecured light objects may become projectiles.

* Locations impacted include...
  Grottoes, Crimora, Stanardsville, Free Union, Westmoreland,
  Hollymead, Fishersville, Verona, Weyers Cave, Ruckersville, New
  Hope, Mount Sidney, Quinque, Port Republic, Hermitage, Eheart,
  Barboursville, Stony Point, Haneytown and Newtown.


Get indoors to protect yourself from wind and lightning. Trees around
you may be downed from damaging winds, so if you are near large
trees, move to an interior room on the lowest floor. Don`t drive
underneath trees or in wooded areas until the threat has passed.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


LAT...LON 3813 7898 3829 7908 3831 7823 3809 7824
      3807 7825
TIME...MOT...LOC 1825Z 268DEG 36KT 3817 7891




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