962  
WUUS51 KLWX 052134  
SVRLWX  
VAC043-061-107-187-052200-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0260.170905T2134Z-170905T2200Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
534 PM EDT TUE SEP 5 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL LOUDOUN COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...  
NORTHEASTERN WARREN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHERN CLARKE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
NORTHWESTERN FAUQUIER COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 600 PM EDT  
 
* AT 534 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR BLUEMONT TO NEAR LINDEN, MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER 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...  
LEESBURG, FRONT ROYAL, BROADLANDS, LANSDOWNE, BRAMBLETON, ASHBURN,  
PURCELLVILLE, MIDDLEBURG, ROUND HILL, DELAPLANE, LINDEN, OATLANDS,  
BLUEMONT, BELMONT, BOYCE, HAMILTON, GLEEDSVILLE, WHITE POST, ALDIE  
AND BLUE MOUNTAIN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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 THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3918 7752 3913 7753 3911 7750 3899 7747  
3895 7760 3887 7822 3909 7812  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2134Z 255DEG 41KT 3907 7778 3894 7806  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
JE  
 
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