313  
WFUS51 KAKQ 160146  
TORAKQ  
VAC111-135-160215-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.TO.W.0005.180416T0146Z-180416T0215Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
946 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
EASTERN LUNENBURG COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NOTTOWAY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT  
 
* AT 945 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR SOUTH HILL, MOVING NORTH AT 55 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...  
KENBRIDGE AND DUNDAS AROUND 955 PM EDT.  
FORT PICKETT AROUND 1005 PM EDT.  
BLACKSTONE AND NOTTOWAY AROUND 1010 PM EDT.  
CREWE AND SPAINVILLE AROUND 1015 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE BACONS  
FORK, GARY, NORTH WELLVILLE, IRBY, MURDOCKS, FORKLAND, THE FALLS,  
LAFOON CORNER, WELLVILLE AND DOMINY CORNER.  
 
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.  
 
PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER BY CALLING 757-899-2415, POSTING TO THE  
NWS FACEBOOK PAGE, OR USING TWITTER @NWSWAKEFIELDVA.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3727 7812 3721 7785 3714 7788 3714 7790  
3712 7790 3699 7797 3702 7800 3702 7801  
3692 7801 3679 7809 3680 7811 3679 7811  
3679 7813 3680 7817 3681 7824 3682 7825  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0145Z 198DEG 46KT 3683 7815  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
SCALORA  
 
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