907  
WUUS51 KRNK 041741  
SVRRNK  
VAC035-063-121-155-750-041830-  
/O.NEW.KRNK.SV.W.0033.210504T1741Z-210504T1830Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
141 PM EDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
PULASKI COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF RADFORD IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
NORTHERN FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
NORTHEASTERN CARROLL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 230 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 141 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CLAYTOR LAKE  
STATE PARK, OR NEAR ALLISONIA, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BLACKSBURG...  
CHRISTIANSBURG...  
RADFORD...  
PULASKI...  
DUBLIN...  
PILOT...  
AND SHAWSVILLE.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOCATION VIRGINIA TECH.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3726 8058 3728 8048 3735 8035 3713 8017  
3711 8018 3711 8016 3706 8012 3704 8011  
3685 8073 3688 8075 3688 8074 3704 8090  
3711 8093  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1741Z 237DEG 23KT 3700 8066  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
VFJ  
 
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