390  
WWUS51 KAKQ 130317  
SVSAKQ  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
1017 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
VAC007-041-053-130330-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.TO.W.0003.000000T0000Z-180113T0330Z/  
CHESTERFIELD VA-DINWIDDIE VA-AMELIA VA-  
1017 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EST FOR SOUTH  
CENTRAL CHESTERFIELD...NORTH CENTRAL DINWIDDIE AND SOUTHEASTERN  
AMELIA COUNTIES...  
 
AT 1016 PM EST, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED 7 MILES WEST OF SUTHERLAND, OR 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF  
MANNBORO, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 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.  
 
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!  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3724 7777 3734 7767 3723 7751 3714 7765  
3718 7772  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0316Z 226DEG 35KT 3721 7770  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
JO  
 
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