884  
WUUS51 KRNK 041815  
SVRRNK  
VAC005-017-023-163-678-041915-  
/O.NEW.KRNK.SV.W.0034.210504T1815Z-210504T1915Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
215 PM EDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF LEXINGTON IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHEASTERN BATH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NORTH CENTRAL BOTETOURT COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 315 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 215 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER LONGDALE  
FURNACE, OR NEAR CLIFTON FORGE, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE  
TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
LEXINGTON...  
CLIFTON FORGE...  
GOSHEN...  
COLLIERSTOWN...  
ROCKBRIDGE BATHS...  
MILLBORO...  
AND IRON GATE.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOCATION VMI.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND 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 3792 7919 3787 7915 3785 7915 3784 7916  
3783 7915 3780 7917 3779 7921 3781 7923  
3778 7928 3768 7973 3786 7985 3804 7941  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1815Z 247DEG 26KT 3779 7971  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
VFJ  
 
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