423  
WUUS51 KRNK 041905  
SVRRNK  
VAC005-009-023-163-678-041945-  
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
305 PM EDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL ALLEGHANY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF LEXINGTON IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NORTH CENTRAL BOTETOURT COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NORTHEASTERN AMHERST COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 345 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 304 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER COLLIERSTOWN,  
MOVING EAST AT 65 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
LEXINGTON...  
COLLIERSTOWN...  
ROCKBRIDGE BATHS...  
CORNWALL...  
LOWESVILLE...  
ALTO...  
AND FAIRFIELD.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOCATION VMI.  
 
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 3789 7915 3785 7915 3781 7917 3781 7914  
3778 7911 3779 7909 3778 7907 3771 7906  
3770 7898 3770 7927 3778 7933 3763 7968  
3780 7978 3785 7970 3785 7968 3804 7940  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1904Z 266DEG 57KT 3774 7958  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
VFJ  
 
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