923  
WUUS51 KLWX 160033  
SVRLWX  
VAC003-047-113-137-177-160115-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0004.180416T0033Z-180416T0115Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
833 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
ORANGE COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
EAST CENTRAL ALBEMARLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHERN CULPEPER COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...  
WESTERN SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 915 PM EDT  
 
* AT 831 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF STANARDSVILLE TO NEAR TROY TO  
LAKESIDE VILLAGE, MOVING NORTH NORTHEAST 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...  
CULPEPER, ORANGE, GORDONSVILLE, BRIGHTWOOD, MINE RUN, STEVENSBURG,  
OAKPARK, BARBOURSVILLE, VERDIERSVILLE, EVERONA, MONTPELIER STATION,  
LOCUST GROVE, FLAT RUN, THORNHILL, NASONS, WINSTON, MADISON MILLS,  
MONTFORD, MITCHELLS AND GLENORA.  
 
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 3813 7830 3849 7817 3848 7793 3839 7769  
3808 7779 3808 7781 3811 7784 3810 7786  
3811 7789 3812 7798 3814 7801 3814 7805  
3815 7811 3813 7819 3813 7821 3804 7827  
3804 7828  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0031Z 200DEG 43KT 3820 7833 3800 7819 3769 7819  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
BKF  
 
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