577  
WUUS51 KLWX 152310  
SVRLWX  
VAC015-125-790-820-160015-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0002.180415T2310Z-180416T0015Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
710 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NELSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
AUGUSTA COUNTY IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF STAUNTON IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF WAYNESBORO IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 815 PM EDT  
 
* AT 708 PM EDT, A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A  
LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GOSHEN TO CORNWALL TO NEAR MADISON  
HEIGHTS, MOVING NORTH AT 50 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...  
STAUNTON, WAYNESBORO, STUARTS DRAFT, SHERANDO, SHIPMAN, SCHUYLER,  
WINTERGREEN, MONTEBELLO, FISHERSVILLE, VERONA, LYNDHURST,  
NELLYSFORD, CRAIGSVILLE, GREENVILLE, ARRINGTON, LOVINGSTON, AUGUSTA  
SPRINGS, MIDDLEBROOK, CHURCHVILLE AND DEERFIELD.  
 
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.  
 
TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER, CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT  
AGENCY. THEY WILL SEND YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE  
OFFICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3755 7890 3768 7897 3772 7907 3778 7907  
3781 7917 3786 7914 3791 7918 3810 7949  
3817 7944 3817 7949 3816 7950 3817 7950  
3842 7927 3824 7897 3772 7866 3773 7864  
3764 7872 3763 7882 3754 7883  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2308Z 199DEG 30KT 3801 7948 3778 7930 3746 7917  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
BKF  
 
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