865  
WFUS51 KLWX 032226  
TORLWX  
MDC043-VAC107-WVC037-032300-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.TO.W.0004.210503T2226Z-210503T2300Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
626 PM EDT MON MAY 3 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MARYLAND...  
NORTHWESTERN LOUDOUN COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...  
CENTRAL JEFFERSON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF WEST VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 700 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 626 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED OVER CORPORATION OF RANSON, OR OVER CHARLES TOWN,  
MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FOR THOSE IN THE DIRECT PATH OF A TORNADO TOUCHDOWN,  
FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND WINDOWS MAY OCCUR.  
MOBILE HOMES MAY BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. TREE DAMAGE IS  
LIKELY.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
HARPERS FERRY AROUND 640 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE  
SHENANDOAH JUNCTION, BOLIVAR, PLEASANTVILLE, NEERSVILLE, MILLVILLE,  
BAKERTON AND HALLTOWN.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3925 7768 3929 7794 3936 7794 3939 7785  
3940 7767  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2226Z 271DEG 23KT 3931 7785  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
ADS  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab VA Page
The Nexlab MD Page
The Nexlab WV Page Main Text Page