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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
1232 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018

VAZ011-013-014-200530-
Giles-Pulaski-Montgomery-
1232 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PULASKI...GILES AND NORTHERN
MONTGOMERY COUNTIES AS WELL AS THE CITY OF RADFORD...

Until 130 AM EDT.

At 1231 AM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over White Gate,
moving northeast at 5 mph.

Locations impacted include...
Blacksburg...
Christiansburg...
Radford...
Pulaski...
and Pearisburg.

This includes The following Location Virginia Tech.

Torrential rainfall is Occurring with these storms, and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3732 8044 3733 8039 3737 8033 3734 8026
      3731 8026 3724 8020 3697 8082 3711 8093
      3715 8086 3717 8088 3718 8086 3719 8087
      3718 8089 3720 8092 3737 8076 3740 8080
      3738 8075 3742 8064 3747 8056 3748 8051
TIME...MOT...LOC 0431Z 209DEG 5KT 3717 8083

$$

RAB

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1208 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018

VAZ048-060>062-067>069-200515-
Goochland-Nottoway-Powhatan-Fluvanna-Amelia-Cumberland-Prince Edward-
1208 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018

...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT CUMBERLAND...PRINCE
EDWARD...NORTHWESTERN NOTTOWAY...GOOCHLAND...NORTHWESTERN AMELIA...
POWHATAN AND FLUVANNA COUNTIES...

At 1207 AM EDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered over Guinea
Mills, or 7 miles north of Farmville, moving north northeast at 15
mph.

Rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Powhatan, Goochland, Cumberland, Farmville, Palmyra, Fork Union,
Hampden Sydney, Hampden Sydney College, Longwood University, Lake
Monticello, Burkeville, Columbia, Manakin, Tobaccoville, Trenholm,
Morven, Lakeside Village, Macon, Sabot and Jetersville.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of these storms.
Be prepared for rapid changes in weather and road conditions. Heavy
rain could cause ponding of water on roads...and possible minor
flooding of ditches and poor drainage areas.

LAT...LON 3734 7860 3740 7859 3737 7858 3736 7858
      3737 7857 3733 7851 3734 7846 3764 7825
      3769 7824 3773 7837 3774 7842 3776 7847
      3795 7834 3764 7765 3762 7765 3710 7831
      3711 7837 3730 7865
TIME...MOT...LOC 0407Z 243DEG 14KT 3740 7836

$$

GINGRICH

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
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