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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
411 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
CASWELL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
THE CITY OF DANVILLE IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHERN PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
HALIFAX COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 515 PM EDT  
 
* AT 408 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM HALIFAX TO NEAR LAWSONVILLE, MOVING SOUTH AT 40 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT CONSIDERABLE TREE DAMAGE. DAMAGE IS LIKELY TO  
MOBILE HOMES, ROOFS, AND OUTBUILDINGS.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
DANVILLE...  
EDEN...  
REIDSVILLE...  
SOUTH BOSTON...  
AND WENTWORTH.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOCATION DANVILLE AIRPORT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
REMAIN ALERT FOR A POSSIBLE TORNADO! TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY  
FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF YOU SPOT A TORNADO GO AT ONCE INTO THE  
BASEMENT OR SMALL CENTRAL ROOM IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.  
 
PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR DAMAGING WINDS. FOR YOUR SAFETY, MOVE TO AN  
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. STAY AWAY  
FROM WINDOWS.  
 
THIS IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION. THESE STORMS ARE PRODUCING WIDESPREAD  
WIND DAMAGE ACROSS THE AREA. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY  
STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS! 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.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT FOR NORTH CENTRAL  
NORTH CAROLINA...AND CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA.  
 
LAT...LON 3669 7865 3668 7870 3654 7873 3654 7914  
3624 7916 3626 8004 3654 8002 3654 7972  
3658 7970 3695 7912 3676 7871 3671 7867  
3664 7857  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2008Z 350DEG 51KT 3677 7896 3638 7954  
 
TORNADO...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...70MPH  
 

 
 
KK  
 
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