172  
WUUS51 KLWX 192134  
SVRLWX  
VAC177-192215-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0073.170519T2134Z-170519T2215Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
534 PM EDT FRI MAY 19 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 615 PM EDT  
 
* AT 534 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SPOTSYLVANIA,  
OR 12 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FREDERICKSBURG, MOVING EAST AT 20 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...  
MASSAPONAX, SPOTSYLVANIA, THORNBURG, POST OAK AND SNELL.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3812 7769 3820 7767 3823 7739 3806 7757  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2134Z 271DEG 18KT 3816 7763  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
BAJ  
 
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