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WUUS51 KRNK 152118  
SVRRNK  
NCC157-169-152215-  
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
518 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
EASTERN STOKES COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
WESTERN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 615 PM EDT  
 
* AT 518 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER PINE HALL,  
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 65 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE  
TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
EDEN...  
WENTWORTH...  
MAYODAN...  
MADISON...  
AND WALNUT COVE.  
 
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.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR NORTH CENTRAL  
NORTH CAROLINA...AND SOUTH CENTRAL, SOUTHWESTERN AND WEST CENTRAL  
VIRGINIA.  
 
LAT...LON 3626 8019 3654 8005 3654 7974 3625 7979  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2118Z 207DEG 54KT 3632 8003  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
RS  
 
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