519  
WFUS51 KAKQ 130259  
TORAKQ  
VAC007-041-053-130330-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.TO.W.0003.180113T0259Z-180113T0330Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
959 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL CHESTERFIELD COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NORTHWESTERN DINWIDDIE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHEASTERN AMELIA COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1030 PM EST  
 
* AT 958 PM EST, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR WILSONS, OR 7 MILES EAST OF BLACKSTONE, MOVING  
NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
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.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
SUTHERLAND AROUND 1025 PM EST.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE CHURCH  
ROAD, FORD, WALKERS, HEBRON, DARVILLS AND AMMON.  
 
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.  
 
TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT  
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW!  
 
PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF HAIL AND OR WIND DAMAGE...INCLUDING  
TREES OR LARGE LIMBS DOWNED...BY CALLING NOAA'S NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD AT   
..7 5 7...8 9 9
 
2 4 1 5.  

 
 
LAT...LON 3717 7783 3717 7782 3719 7780 3720 7781  
3734 7767 3723 7751 3702 7785 3712 7788  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0258Z 226DEG 35KT 3708 7786  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75  
 

 
 
JM  
 
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