492  
WFUS51 KAKQ 112136  
TORAKQ  
VAC007-049-145-112200-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.TO.W.0042.181011T2136Z-181011T2200Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
536 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
WESTERN AMELIA COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHWESTERN POWHATAN COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 600 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 535 PM EDT, A TORNADO PRODUCING STORM WAS LOCATED OVER AMELIA  
COURTHOUSE, MOVING NORTHWEST AT 40 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR CONFIRMED TORNADO.  
 
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 TORNADIC STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
MORVEN AROUND 550 PM EDT.  
TOBACCOVILLE AND BALLSVILLE AROUND 555 PM EDT.  
CUMBERLAND AND SUNNYSIDE AROUND 600 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
PAINEVILLE, MAPLEWOOD, GRAYS SIDING, LODORE, TRUXILLO, CLINTON AND  
WINTERHAM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TO REPEAT, A TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. 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 3726 7792 3725 7797 3749 7827 3758 7809  
3733 7790  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2135Z 143DEG 36KT 3731 7795  
 
TORNADO...OBSERVED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
ZIMMERMAN  
 
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