905  
WFUS51 KLWX 152329  
TORLWX  
VAC015-125-160015-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.TO.W.0002.180415T2329Z-180416T0015Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
729 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN NELSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHEASTERN AUGUSTA COUNTY IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 815 PM EDT  
 
* AT 728 PM EDT, A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR FORKS OF  
BUFFALO, MOVING NORTH AT 50 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...WEATHER SPOTTERS CONFIRMED TORNADO.  
 
IMPACT...FOR THOSE IN THE DIRECT PATH OF A TORNADO TOUCHDOWN,  
FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND WINDOWS MAY OCCUR.  
MOBILE HOMES MAY BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. TREE DAMAGE IS  
LIKELY.  
 
* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...  
MONTEBELLO AROUND 750 PM EDT.  
STUARTS DRAFT AROUND 805 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
SUMMERDEAN, PINEY RIVER, LYNDHURST, GREENVILLE, MIDDLEBROOK, TYRO,  
SPOTTSWOOD, AFTON MOUNTAIN, MASSIES MILL AND JONESBORO.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TO REPEAT, A TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. 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.  
 
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 3772 7907 3778 7907 3778 7908 3779 7911  
3781 7914 3781 7917 3786 7914 3789 7915  
3796 7927 3810 7926 3804 7892 3803 7892  
3804 7891 3803 7886 3770 7902 3770 7903  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2328Z 189DEG 38KT 3763 7918  
 
TORNADO...OBSERVED  
HAIL...1.00IN  
 

 
 
BKF  
 
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