037  
WFUS51 KAKQ 111926  
TORAKQ  
VAC093-800-112000-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.TO.W.0038.181011T1926Z-181011T2000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
326 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE CENTRAL CITY OF SUFFOLK IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 326 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR WHALEYVILLE, OR 9 MILES SOUTH OF DOWNTOWN SUFFOLK,  
MOVING NORTH AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
DOWNTOWN SUFFOLK AROUND 340 PM EDT.  
WINDSOR AND KINGS FORK AROUND 345 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
HOBSON, WILROY, LONGVIEW, NURNEY, KILBY, SUFFOLK AIRPORT, WILLS  
CORNER, SAUNDERS, MAGNOLIA AND CHUCKATUCK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 
PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER BY CALLING 757-899-2415, POSTING TO THE  
NWS WAKEFIELD FACEBOOK PAGE, OR USING TWITTER @NWSWAKEFIELDVA.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3690 7676 3691 7651 3655 7656 3655 7666  
3656 7666  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1926Z 176DEG 41KT 3659 7662  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
ZIMMERMAN  
 
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