543  
WUUS51 KRNK 142204  
SVRRNK  
VAC005-023-045-142300-  
/O.NEW.KRNK.SV.W.0265.190914T2204Z-190914T2300Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
604 PM EDT SAT SEP 14 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NORTHEASTERN CRAIG COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
BOTETOURT COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 700 PM EDT  
 
* AT 604 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR JORDAN MINES,  
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 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...  
BUCHANAN...  
TROUTVILLE...  
EAGLE ROCK...  
JORDAN MINES...  
AND ORISKANY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS, AS WELL AS  
DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. 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 THIS STORM, 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 3762 7962 3760 7957 3758 7957 3743 7975  
3740 7981 3739 7980 3736 7983 3765 8016  
3777 8004  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2204Z 300DEG 20KT 3766 8005  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
PW  
 
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