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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
300 PM EDT FRI MAY 19 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN SURRY COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHWESTERN STOKES COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHEASTERN WILKES COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
YADKIN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM EDT  
 
* AT 300 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR SILOAM TO NEBO TO NEAR BROOKS CROSSROADS TO  
NEAR WINDY GAP, AND ARE NEARLY STATIONARY.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...MINOR DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS POSSIBLE. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE  
TO TREES AND POWER LINES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
YADKINVILLE...  
JONESVILLE...  
PILOT MOUNTAIN...  
BOONVILLE...  
AND EAST BEND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. FOR YOUR  
SAFETY, MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY  
BUILDING. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 
WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO, PLEASE SEND YOUR REPORTS OF HAIL OF ANY  
SIZE, AS WELL AS REPORTS OF ANY WIND DAMAGE, INCLUDING DOWNED TREES  
OR LARGE LIMBS, TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE  
AT 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. REPORTS AND PICTURES CAN ALSO BE  
SHARED ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG FACEBOOK PAGE AND  
ON TWITTER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3615 8114 3629 8067 3650 8052 3638 8017  
3626 8029 3626 8045 3622 8043 3614 8044  
3611 8051 3605 8051 3606 8098 3603 8110  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1900Z 350DEG 1KT 3634 8055 3622 8066 3616 8079 3608  
8105  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
PH  
 
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