182  
WUUS51 KLWX 111939  
SVRLWX  
VAC047-061-137-177-179-112030-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.SV.W.0302.181011T1939Z-181011T2030Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
339 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
WEST CENTRAL STAFFORD COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...  
NORTHEASTERN ORANGE COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHEASTERN FAUQUIER COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHEASTERN CULPEPER COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...  
NORTHWESTERN SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 430 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 339 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES NORTHWEST  
OF SPOTSYLVANIA, OR 14 MILES WEST OF FREDERICKSBURG, MOVING NORTH  
AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...DAMAGING WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME TREES AND LARGE BRANCHES  
TO FALL. THIS COULD INJURE THOSE OUTDOORS, AS WELL AS  
DAMAGE HOMES AND VEHICLES. ROADWAYS MAY BECOME BLOCKED BY  
DOWNED TREES. LOCALIZED POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.  
UNSECURED LIGHT OBJECTS MAY BECOME PROJECTILES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BEALETON, SPOTSYLVANIA, OPAL, REMINGTON, MIDLAND, MINE RUN,  
ELKWOOD, LOCUST GROVE, FLAT RUN, HEFLIN, DUNAVANT, LAKE OF THE  
WOODS, MORRISVILLE, COOKSTOWN, SOMERVILLE, GOLDVEIN, PARKER, LOIS,  
BURR HILL AND ALSOP.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
GET INDOORS TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM WIND AND LIGHTNING. TREES AROUND  
YOU MAY BE DOWNED FROM DAMAGING WINDS, SO IF YOU ARE NEAR LARGE  
TREES, MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR. DON'T DRIVE  
UNDERNEATH TREES OR IN WOODED AREAS UNTIL THE THREAT HAS PASSED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3816 7757 3816 7784 3860 7790 3861 7758  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1939Z 190DEG 23KT 3826 7775  
 
TORNADO...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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